August 15, 2012 RSS feed / Entertainment

Actor chosen to play woods owner Cornett

A man who will portray Letcher County native Lilley Cornett is one of five performers selected to join the Kentucky Chautauqua cast beginning in August 2013.  More...

Festival ‘beyond impressive’

Every August, thousands of people flock to Chicago to attend one of America’s most popular music festivals, Lollapalooza, a word defined as “someone or something that is particularly impressive or attractive.” The name is a perfect More...

Coming events

This guide is published by The Mountain Eagle as a public service to help keep readers informed about entertainment events within driving distance of Letcher County. All dates are subject to change. More...

Lineup set for Riverside Days

The annual Riverside Days festival in Whitesburg will take place this week (August 16-18) at River Park, next to Whitesburg ARH Hospital. More...

Name the Fleetwood Mac album

1. Which female singer had a big hit with “Tennessee Waltz” in 1950?   2. Name the two groups that both had a hit with “Dandy” in 1966.  3. More...

Isaacs to sing

The Isaacs will be in concert at 7 p.m., August 18, at the Penny Road Community Church, located at 1304 Penny Highway, Pikeville. There is no charge for admission. For more information, call (606) 432- 0518 or visit www.pennyroadchurch.com.   More...