May 29, 2013 RSS feed / News

Prayer march planned June 2

A prayer march and gathering of Action Against Substance Abuse will be held Sunday, June 2. Registration will begin at 1:30 p.m. in Mountain Heritage Village in Whitesburg. The march will start at 3:45 p.m. More...

Nearly half of JHS grads will get scholarship help

The Jenkins Independent Schools Board of Education heard good news at its May meeting about the end of the school year and some strange news as well.  More...

2nd reading held

The Letcher County Fiscal Court conducted the second reading of an ordinance to enter into a leasing arrangement with the Kentucky Association of Counties Leasing Trust for the purpose of refinancing the loan that was taken in the 1990s to renovate t More...

LCCHS archery camps planned

The Letcher County Central High School archery team will host archery camps in July. The camp for students in grades four through eight will be held July 18 and 19 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., and July 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Auction set

The Linefork/Kingdom Come Community Center will hold an auction on the first and third Saturday of each month at 8 p.m. Concessions will be sold and all proceeds will benefit the community center.   More...

Grand jury says woman, 42, stole from adult patient

A former employee of a Jenkins facility has been indicted on a charge of exploitation of an adult (more than $300).  The Letcher County Grand Jury indicted Robin Thomas, 42, of 2374 Highway 2035, Whitesburg, on May 17.  Thomas was an admini More...

Survivor banquet planned June 11

The Letcher County Relay for Life and Childers Oil/ Pine Mountain Grill will hold a survivor banquet at 6 p.m., Tuesday, June 11, at Pine Mountain Grill. The banquet is free to survivors and a guest. No reservations are needed.   More...