June 9, 2010 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Half runner beans travel to Indiana

Hello everyone. I hope everyone had a great week. For me, it’s really been too hot. I stay in most of the time because it’s cooler. More...

Big Cowan

Her son, Tommy, turned 45 on May 28. I hope he had a good one and belated happy birthday wishes to him. It was good to hear from Shelby.   Charles and Audrey Maggard Hammond were in this past weekend for Charles’s class reunion. More...

RELAY FOR LIFE

RELAY FOR LIFE — The American Cancer Society sponsors the Relay for Life to help find a cure for cancer. More...

Bean patch leaves arm, back aching

Howdy from Lorain, Ohio. I do hope this finds everyone is feeling perky and fit as a fiddle. Red and I are both moaning and groaning this morning. More...

Hamptons share June 15 anniversary

First, I want to start off with thanking everyone who was involved with offering comfort during the time that Mom had died. Granny asked me to put this in here last week and I missed my news deadline. I apologize for the delay in that. More...

Homecoming set

Lewis Creek Pentecostal Church will host a homecoming service June 21-27. Services will be held at 7 p.m. nightly, with Sunday service at 11 a.m. followed by dinner at 1:30 p.m.   The speakers will be the Rev. More...

Bake sale planned for June 11-12

A bake sale by the Local Advisory Council of Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital will be held June 11 and 12 at the Harry M. Caudill Memorial Library in Whitesburg. More...

YOUNG MUSICIANS

YOUNG MUSICIANS — Arlie Boggs Elementary School’s third graders recently performed in a piano recital. More...

Seniors shop in Tennessee

The Ermine Center was closed Monday, May 30, it being Memorial Day. All the centers were closed   Kathy Palumbo and Lizzie M. Wright went to the Veterans Memorial ceremony. It was really nice. A great crowd was there. More...

When do blackberries ripen?

Hello everyone. Hope you are all doing well.   Today is Friday and the rain is pouring. That’s OK with me. I don’t have to go out. I love to hear it rain, but I can do without the thundering and lightning.   More...

Ready for your summertime job?

Summer is right around the corner. Now is the time to plan for that summer job you really want. More...

Reunions

To list reunions in The Mountain Eagle’s weekly reunion column, send information to Reunions, The Mountain Eagle, Box 808, Whitesburg, Ky. 41858. Information must be received by Friday to be included in the following week’s issue.   More...

BIRTHDAY

BIRTHDAY — Rebecca Kay Fields will turn 15 on June 15. She is the granddaughter of Christine and James Field of Cowan, and lives in Greensburg, Ind. More...

Moments and Memories of WHS

DECA students win trip to Salt Lake City, Utah (1988)   Three members of the Whitesburg High School Chapter of the Distributive Education Clubs of America have qualified to attend the National DECA Career Development Conference to be held Ap More...

Banks family touched by sorrow again

Once again, in less than two weeks, the Banks family was touched by sorrow with the death of Mallie Banks Hobbs. More...

McRoberts yard sale set for June 12

The McRoberts Community Center will sponsor a yard sale on Saturday, June 12, at 193 Veterans Blvd., McRoberts, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. All residents are invited to bring items to set up and sell. More...

TO WED

TO WED — Marty and Pam Cornett of Whitesburg and Kimberly H. Jones and Jerry Hall of Richmond and Mt. More...

Vesta Walters celebrates 79th birthday

Stella Dixon of Blackey is now in Letcher Manor Nursing Home for some rehab. She was in Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital but is now doing some better.   More...

Remember lost ones with respect

Howdy, folks. I sure hope everyone had a happy and safe Memorial weekend. But even as I write this there were many who didn’t have an enjoyable holiday.   More...

Boone Fork Center had busy month

Hello to everyone from the Boone Fork Center. We hope you all had a great month in May.   We kept busy last month. May 5, we took a shopping trip to Wise, Va., and went to the steak house in Norton, and had a really good day. More...

BIRTHDAY

BIRTHDAY — Anna Watkins will mark her 87th birthday on June 29. She is pictured celebrating her 85th birthday with Paula and Morris Cousseaux and Josie McPherson in Woodville, Fla. More...

Summer reading program set at libraries

The Letcher County Public Libraries are launching the summer reading program.   ‘Make A Splash @ Your Library — Read’ is the theme this summer. More...

Holiday, weddings and funerals bring families together

Hello everyone! I hope everyone had a safe Memorial Day. I don’t want to use the word happy as to me this is a sad day as we pay tribute to our loved ones. Sometimes we forget. More...