August 20, 2014 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Canning class produces pickles

Whitesburg

Hello everyone. Hope you are all doing well.  I have been keeping busy and can’t see what I’ve done. Does that happen to any of you?  I heard Bro. Conard Profitt had a birthday on Aug. 14. More...

MARTIAL ARTS CHAMPIONS

Chief instructor Frank Sexton and students of John Ng’s Four Seasons Martial Arts School in Whitesburg competed in the Bluegrass State Games on July 26 in 12 divisions and had wins in all divisions. More...

Calihans mark 68th anniversary

Southern Ohio

Hello again everyone!  I feel as I should be writing happy autumn as it surely is coming too soon to suit me.  More...

Cowan Community Center to celebrate 50th year anniversary

The Cowan Community Action Group, Inc., will celebrate 50 years the Cowan Community Center has been providing for many needs of Cowan and surrounding communities. More...

A classic Mercedes-Benz

In 1968, my military career took me to Lindsey Air Station, Germany. My new job would be the noncommissioned officer in charge of all offset presses in Europe. I was assigned to the European Air Force Headquarters for the next three years.  More...

John and Rosemary Brown Shook will be honored at Jenkins Homecoming Festival

Two of Jenkins’ most respected citizens, John and Rosemary Brown Shook, will be honored on August 23 at the Jenkins Homecoming Festival. More...

Reunions

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

Caudill memorial meeting is Aug. 23

Jeremiah

I seem to have had an uninformative week this past week. Not much I can remember to write.  Our Letcher Area Homemakers group met after having the summer months off. More...

Ruby Combs marks her 73rd birthday

Big Cowan

Hello everyone! Hoping everyone had a great week.  Happy birthday to Ruby Combs this week. She will be 73. She is such a sweet lady and is a regular at the Hemphill Friday Nite Pickin’. She was a nurse at Jenkins Hospital for many years. More...

Michael Campbell almost to Maine

Cowan Creek

Good day, folks. Hope August soon turns back to the warmer days. This rain is good, but I personally have had enough. More...

Coal Miner’s Memorial Festival planned Sept. 1

Fleming-Neon

Fleming-Neon Senior Citizens Center August news:  Regular Bingo: Aug. 14, Aug. 20, and Aug. 27.  Exercise Bingo: Mondays at 10:30 a.m. More...

Blackey Day set

Blackey

Blackey Day is Friday and Saturday, Oct. 10 and 11. Friday, starting at 2 p.m., craft and food booths will be open by 2 p.m. Music will start by 5 p.m., and go through 7 p.m. More...

Home will always be Jenkins

John Shook was born at Burdine on June 4, 1941. His parents were John D. and Maxine Shook.  More...