May 23, 2012 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Kevin Day celebrated birthday recently

Whitsburg

Hello everyone. I hope you are okay and having a great day. It’s been a good week except for the funerals. They are always sad, especially if they are old friends.  More...

Yvonne Sutphin in for a visit

Cowan

Yvonne Brown Sutphin has visited her sister, Linda Combs, and other family and friends. She attended the Mt. Olivet Old Regular Baptist Church and saw her niece and her husband, Dr. More...

WED —

Sabrina Hall and Gary J. Halcomb Jr. were married Dec. 10 at Millstone Methodist Church by Harold D. Kincer. After a honeymoon trip to St. Lucia, they are residing at Gordon. 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...

FOUR YEARS OLD

— Kevin Slone, son of Tasha Slone and Danny Hall, celebrated his fourth birthday May 13 with friends and family. More...

BETHANY PAIGE FIELDS

celebrated her 19th birthday on May 10 and was graduated from Letcher County Central High School on May 11. She will attend college this fall, studying to become a social worker. More...

DONATION

— The Kentucky Laureate Rho Sorority recently presented a check for $1,000 to the Letcher County Central High School speech team. More...

Brother and sister marking birthdays

Southern Ohio

Hello everyone!  Once again I will start by saying time is flying by way too fast to suit me. Here it is nearing the end of May and it seems like it has just started.  My brother Richie Hall spent a night at Whitesburg Hospital. More...

BIRTHDAY

— Pelma Dixon of Jenkins celebrated her 95th birthday May 16 with friends at the Jenkins Senior Citizens Center. More...

Kennadie Combs born May 17

Blackey

I don’t have much news this week, but I just had to put in about my new grandbaby. Kennadie Brooklynn Combs was born on May 17. She weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces, was 19 3/4 inches long and has a head full of strawberry blonde hair. More...

AT THE MOVIES

— Residents of Letcher Manor Nursing Home had a day full of laughter as they watched the Three Stooges at the Norton City Cinema recently. More...

HATTON FAMILY

— Astor ‘Red’ Hatton and daughters Kathy and Jennifer are pictured all dressed up for the Easter Bunny. Both girls are mothers now. More...

TO WED

— Jason Lee Spangler and Kasi Lynn Amburgey announce their forthcoming wedding at 4 p.m., Saturday, June 16. More...

Ellis Adams celebrates birthday with ice cream and cake at his church

Jeremiah

I just have a few items this week, go I’ll get myself to writing.  This past weekend was church time at Blair Branch, and after Saturday’s business meeting and service cake and ice cream were served for Ellis Adams, who had an upcomi More...

Nickolaus Fields death saddens community

Big Cowan

Hello everyone. I hope all had a good week.  Our community was saddened last week by the death of Nickolaus Clark Fields, the eight-year-old son of Wendell and Hazel Snell Fields. He was a very special boy and had a smile for everyone he met. More...

Clester Isaacs happy to be home

Colson

What a beautiful weekend. Not only was the weather nice, but we are so happy to be at home.  Clester was in the hospital from Tuesday to Tuesday and he was like a different person when we got home. Thanks to all who kept him in prayers. More...

HONORED

— Marsha Banks, Regent of Pine Mountain Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, presented Mahala Reynolds Frazier the DAR Award for Women in American History. More...

Seniors win medals

Hello from Kingscreek Center.  How is everyone? We are doing pretty well.  Mae Boggs is not feeling well, and we eagerly await her return.  We have had a very social week. Tuesday, Oven Fork Center joined us for potluck. More...

Wildflower has smiley face

Eolia

Greetings to all from the Eolia Christian Community Outreach Center.  “Charity suffereth long, and is kind,” I Corinthians 13:4.  More...

Two now in contest final

Two Letcher County residents will compete in the finale of the “Country Music Highway Road to Fame” contest.  More...

LEAP DAY BABY

— Carlyn Ruth Lee was born Feb. 29 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. She is the daughter of Ryan and Machaela Lee of Pound, Va. More...

A day with clouds and sunshine

Northeast Ohio

What a week this has been.  Kind of like a day with clouds and sunshine and it all started on Friday, May 11.  Red had an appointment to see a retina specialist, supposedly for laser surgery to stop bleeding in his left eye (his good one). More...