August 26, 2009 RSS feed / Families & Friends

BIRTHDAY

Barbara Caudill Stallard Wise of Louisville will celebrate her 95th birthday Sept. 1. She and her husband, the late Lenard Stallard, had two sons, Jack Stallard and the late James Stallard. More...

Memorial, reunion are set at Blair Branch cemetery

Bardstown

On Sunday, Sept. 6, there will be a memorial and reunion at the Johnny Blair- Henry Adams Cemetery on the left-hand fork of Blair Branch. Church will begin at 9:30 a.m. There will be a potluck dinner and reunion immediately following. More...

FOURTH BIRTHDAY

Dalayni Ryne Sexton will turn four years old on August 31. She is a preschool student at West Whitesburg Elementary School, and will celebrate her birthday with a princess party at Pine Mountain Grill. More...

Heavy rains topple carport

Eolia

Greetings from the hills and valleys of Eolia and the Eolia Christian Community Outreach. More...

Reunions • Reunions

To list reunions in The Mountain Eagle's weekly reunion column, send information in writing to Reunions, The Mountain Eagle, Box 808, Whitesburg, Ky. 41858. More...

PAGEANT WINNER —

Nine-month-old Jordan Nataleigh Sha Hughes was named queen of her category (0-11 months) in the Miss Riverside Festival at Whitesburg. More...

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SECOND BIRTHDAY — Ian Adams turned two years old recently. He celebrated his birthday with a Mickey Clubhouse party with friends and relatives. He is the son of Mickey and Crystal Adams of Isom. More...

Caudill completes his basic training

Air Force Airman Elijah B. Caudill was graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Tex. More...

TO WED

Chelsie Brooke Sexton and Curtis Adams will be married at 8:30 p.m., August 29. The wedding will take place at 249 Black Bottom Road, Jeremiah. The bride-elect is the daughter of Lisa and Scott Adams and Eddie Sexton. More...

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THREE YEARS OLD — Jacob Ryan Hall turned three years old on June 9. He celebrated his birthday with a party at Kingdom Come State Park. He is the son of Eric and Natasha Hall of Eolia. More...

YOUNG ANGLER

Seven-year-old Bailey Couch caught this bluegill August 8 at a family pond in Blackey while fishing with his aunt Opal Jent. He is the son of Alana and Michael Couch of Jeremiah, and has a brother, Dalton Maddix Couch, 4. More...

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TO MARRY — Leah Hansel and Bobby Webb of Mayking will be married August 29 at the Shriner's Building in Whitesburg. She is the daughter of Leslie and Wiley Amburgey of Dry Fork and Mike and Abby Hansel of Prestonsburg. More...

Breedings welcome new baby

Jeremiah

James Earl and Alex Adams Breeding are proud new parents of a baby boy. He was born on Aug. 10, and his name is Porter Riley. More...

Mike Fields marks 38th birthday

Big Cowan

Aug. 18, my childhood friend and neighbor, Lorene Dollarhide, was killed in Perry County on her way to work in Florence. More...

Engle-Sergent family gathers for picnic

Northeast Ohio

Howdy everyone! Yes, it's me again. Checking in to find out what's going on in your corner of the world and to let you know what's going on in mine. And the first thing I need to clear up is a mistake I made last week. More...

WHS Class of '69 members wanted

Members of the Whitesburg High Class of 1969 are being sought. Class members are asked to call (606) 634-4336 or (606) 589- 5085, or by email at tinytigers1951@yahoo.com or Eldridge12 @bellsouth.net. More...

Bardstown is a haunted town

Bardstown

Hello once again from one of the top 10 most haunted towns in the U.S. Isn't that a pleasant thought this close in the year to spooky old Halloween? Would you believe that I already have seen Halloween candy and decorations in one of our stores? More...

SCHOLARSHIP

Mary Abigail Adams, a recent graduate of Letcher County Central High School, is the third recipient of a $500 scholarship given by the Letcher County Teachers' Credit Union. More...

Seniors plan meal at Fishpond Lake

It's been a sad weekend for Ermine senior citizens, as we lost one of our good friends, Gracie Wynn. She was one of our good quilters. Gracie had a smile every time she spoke to you. More...

Hoover's Home Furnishings is closing

Whitesburg

Hello everyone. Hope you are all doing well. Pull up a chair and let's visit. Lula Mae (Adams) Cooper of Richmond, Ind., I tried four times to call you at the number on your letter, 765-962-7745, and couldn't reach you. More...

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BIRTHDAY — Emily Grace Caudill turned seven years old August 17. She celebrated her birthday with a luau at home with family and friends. She is the daughter of David "Tiny" and Holly Caudill of Isom. More...

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TURNED THREE — Joshua Dylan Letrell Whitaker celebrated his third birthday August 9 with a race car party at Cowan Community Center. His parents are Joshua and Tiffany Whitaker of Mayking. More...

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TWO YEARS OLD — Ean Tate Watts was two years old August 10. He celebrated his birthday with a party at his home in Cornettsville. More...

Johnson earns master's of arts

University of the Cumberlands announced this week that Roger Brian Johnson of Jenkins received a master's of arts in education during summer sessions. The school is located in Williamsburg. More...

Gwen Farmer celebrates 80th birthday

Southern Ohio

Hello there everyone. Can you believe another week has gone by? I don't know about you, but I am ready for a little visit so let's sit down and chat for a spell. I went to Eastwood Metro Park in Dayton for Mountain Days. More...

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BIRTHDAY — Carrie Bates of Whitesburg recently celebrated her birthday with her sister Della Marcum, her niece Elizabeth, and her great-nephew Jeremie at her niece's home in Irvine. They all reported an enjoyable time. More...

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10 YEARS O LD — J ason Fitzpatrick White Jr., son of Michael and Kristy Gilliam of Mayking and the late Jason White, formerly of Lexington, celebrated his 10th birthday August 27 at his home with his family. More...

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TO BE MARRIED — James and Virginia Bartram of Jenkins, announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lisa, to Samuel "Sammy" Adkins, son of the late Eugene Adkins and Allene Adkins Penell of Tennessee. More...

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TO BE WED — Diane Collins and Gary Collins of Shelbyville, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Nicole Dyan, to Forrest Seth Frazier, son of Sam and Jenny Ray Frazier of Shelbyville, formerly of Whitesburg. More...

Area student named to Class of Kentucky

Sarah Corbett, a student at Jenkins High School, has been named by the University of Kentucky to its Class of Kentucky program. The program recognizes academically talented and community-oriented high school students from throughout the state. More...

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FISHERMEN — Seven-year-old Alex Whitaker, a secondgrade student at Letcher Elementary School, caught this catfish August 2 at a birthday party at Whitco Pay Lake. He is pictured with his brother Austin, 11, who is in the sixth grade at LES. More...