January 19, 2011 RSS feed / Families & Friends

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  Letcher County Court Clerk Winston Meade (pictured at center) and Maxine Quillen recently presented Clayton Caudill, a resident at the Eastern Kentucky Veterans Center in Hazard, with a new laptop computer. More...

We need higher fines, bonds

I hope everyone had a good and thankful Christmas and got the New Year started off on the right foot.  Even as I write this I know it was not a happy Christmas for a lot of people, especially little children who got disappointed on Christmas mor More...

Tyme to play at Hemphill

East KY Tyme, a country/ bluegrass band, will play Friday, Jan. 21, at Hemphill Community Center from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., weather permitting. Food will be available for purchase. Everyone is invited to attend. More...

We are all looking forward to warmer weather

Linda Combs says the snow has been beautiful, but she thinks we are all looking forward to warmer weather. She has belated birthday wishes for Kylie Grace Cornett, who celebrated Jan. 2. She had a skating party with friends and family. More...

Kendall Ison home from the hospital and doing well

Well folks, here we are in the third week of January, snow still on the ground trying to melt so we can get some more. Kids are happy because they haven’t had school. Parents are going wild because their kids are home too much. More...

Moments and Memories of WHS

On June 4, 1971, the Whitesburg High School Class of ‘71 graduation will be held in the WHS gym at 8 p.m. D.S.T. More...

Broken frame halted quilting

Greetings to all from the Eolia Christian Community Outreach Center.  “Now we see but a poor reflection as in a mirror; then we shall see face to face. More...

Eight Years Old

EIGHT YEARS OLD — Chloe Stidham celebrated her eighth birthday on Jan. 14. She is the daughter of Brandon and Stephanie Stidham of Dry Fork, and has an older brother, Caleb, 10. More...

Ohio got pretty good dose of snow

Howdy friends and neighbors, I hope all are well and keeping warm. It is a cold one here and yes, we’ve got a pretty good dose of snow.  More...

Progress

Since the time I first put the story in the local paper about the Department of Fish and Wildlife putting in the possum crossing down the road from where we live, a lot of changes have taken place.  More...

‘Sleepy Hollow’ to be at Wise

The Barter Players will stage ‘ The Legend of Sleepy Hollow’ at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 3, at the Gilliam Center for the Arts on the campus of the University of Virginia’s College at Wise. More...

Polar Express

POLAR EXPRESS — Charlie and Glennis Little and sons Tony and wife Tanya and Phillip and wife Beth and the five grandchildren, Jonathan, Abby Andrew, Anna and Maggie, and Glennis’s sister More...

Turned 16

TURNED 16 — Scott Profitt celebrated his 16th birthday Jan. 17. He is the son of Ralph and Patty Profitt of Little Colley, and has a younger sister, Hannah, 4. His grandparents are the Rev. More...

Looking for first sign of spring

Hello again, everyone! I don’t know about everyone else, but I am ready for the first sign of spring. I’m waiting impatiently to see a small crocus peeking up, that is, if it can show its head through the snow. More...

Ham radio club to meet

The Letcher County Amateur Radio Club will meet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 1, at the auditorium in the Belinda Mason Building on the Whitesburg Campus of Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College. More...

December Birthdays

DECEMBER BIRTHDAYS — Chloe Elizabeth Brown turned five years old on Dec. 29. She is pictured with her brother, Gavin Glenn Brown, who was one year old Dec. 2. More...