February 17, 2010 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Casper Sexton celebrates Valentine’s Day

Big Cowan

I hope everyone had a great week and a happy Valentine’s Day. I want to wish Leroy Fields of Premium a happy birthday on Feb. 17. I hope you have a good one. More...

VALENTINE ROYALTY

Bradley Jones and Judy Webb were elected King and Queen of Hearts by the residents of Letcher Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation. Events at the nursing home included hallways lined with rose petals that led the way to a Valentine’s party.   More...

Tina Walters, Virgil Combs come home from hospital

Blackey

My sympathy to the family of Don Bates of Letcher. He died Feb. 7. Don had cancer and had been sick for awhile.   Tina Walters of Blackey has recently been in Whitesburg Hospital. She was in for about a week with a bad infection. More...

Blairs celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Blair Branch

I am sorry once again for the absence of my piece in last week’s paper. Life just takes over sometimes. I am sure you know how that goes.   More...

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JANUARY BABY — Logan Cross Myers was born January 15 to Lindsay and Shane Myers of Atlanta, Ga. More...

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BROTHER AND SISTER — Zachary Alexander Reed Albright celebrated his fifth birthday Sept. 17. He is a kindergarten student and enjoys all outdoor activities. More...

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FEBRUARY BABY — Lucas Mackenlee Holbrook was born February 8, 2010 at Whitesburg ARH. He is the son of Kenneth and Marlena Holbrook of Neon. More...

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BIRTHDAY — Christian Noah Maggard will be four years old on Feb. 17. His parents are Josh Maggard of Eolia and Shawn Gilley of Lynch, KY. More...

Could anyone use some snow?

Northeast Ohio

Hi, could anyone use some snow? We have an overabundance and would really like to get rid of it. Not snowing right now, but it sure is cold! I’m seriously thinking about crawling into bed and staying there until spring.   More...

Banks, Brown given flowers by Masons

Cowan

The following were charter members of the Little Cowan Primitive Baptist Church in 1913: Lee Ison, Smatha Ison, Melinda Mc- Daniel, Jane Ison, Peggy Day, Loretta Adams, John D. Ison, Millie Bush, Alex Ison, and Arminta Ison. More...

Downtown Whitesburg looking pretty

Whitesburg

Hello everyone, hope you are all doing well.   Are all of you as ready as I am for the snow to go away? On Friday it was melting, but according to the weatherman it was coming back over the weekend. More...

ECCO running out of walls to paint

Eolia

Greetings to all from the Eolia Christian Community Outreach Center.   “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” 2 Corinthians 12:9.   More...

Holbrook commissioned as second lieutenant

Fred M. Holbrook III has been graduated from Officer Candidate School (OCS) at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga., and has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army.   More...

Clean the snow off your car before driving

Southern Ohio

Hello everyone. It sure is cold in this area as winter has caught up with us! I really shouldn’t complain as this is the first good snow we have gotten so far.   The snow we received previously disappeared really fast. More...