May 16, 2018 RSS feed / News

Second trial in Hogg murder appears headed for elsewhere

The second trial in the Michael Hogg murder case could be moved to another county.  A hearing had been set to hear a change of venue motion filed by attorneys for Patrick Smith, however that hearing, along with an order to transport Smith to Let More...

Second wreck victim dies

A second passenger has died as a result of a twovehicle crash in Letcher County on May 5. More...

Candidates talk about why they are running

Money is on the minds of most judge/executive and magistrate candidates who responded to a Mountain Eagle survey on issues facing Letcher County.  More...

American Legion’s first woman commander visits Whitesburg to discuss plans for the future

The first woman to serve as a National Commander of the American Legion brought her new vision for the veterans’ club to Letcher County recently in a visit to Douglas Day Post 159 on Pine Mountain.  Denise Rohan said she plans to visit Leg More...