October 10, 2012 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Komos Ison celebrates 87th birthday

Whitesburg

Hello everyone. Hope everything is going well for all of you.  There have been too many funerals this week for good friends. We need to keep their families in prayer.  More...

BIRTHDAY

— Komos Ison, a lifelong resident of Kingdom Come and a retired coal miner, celebrated his 87th birthday Sept. 5 with friends and family. More...

Reunion planned at Carcassonne

The Hendricks Sr. and Anna Dixon Caudill family reunion will be held Oct. 20 at the Carcassonne Community Center. Doors will open at 10 a.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish for lunch at noon. All family and friends are welcome. More...

BIRTHDAY

— Jacob Cornett of Berea celebrated his birthday on Sept. 30. He is the brother of Kylie Cornett. More...

Good Samaritans appreciated

Eolia

Greetings to all from the Eolia Christian Community Outreach Center.  “Pure and undefiled religion before God and the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their trouble, and keep oneself unspotted from the world.” James 1:2 More...

Top students named

Cowan Elementary School students named to the honor roll for the first six-week grading period are:  More...

Cancer victim helps others deal with disease

When Freida Ratliff learns that someone in Letcher County has breast cancer, she calls them to offer her support.  “Sometimes they will want to talk, sometimes they won’t,” said Ratliff. More...

CAR SHOW WINNER

— Greg “Gabby” Caudill of Carcassonne poses with a trophy he won for his entry in the Mountain Heritage car show recently. More...

NEWLYWEDS WILL CELEBRATE ON SATURDAY

— Amanda Allen and Daniel Grieshaber were married September 10. The bride is the daughter of Tim and Pam Allen of Isom. The bridegroom is the son of Chuck and Kari Grieshaber of Versailles. More...

ANNIVERSARY

— Curtis and Melissa Anderson of McRoberts, celebrated their seventh wedding anniversary on August 13. More...

SPENCER FAMILY

— Tabatha Hatton Spencer is pictured with her son Jacob and her daughter McKaya. More...

WINNERS

— Macey Warf (left), daughter of Brandon and Tracy Warf, won first place in the ARH cupcake decorating contest during the Mountain Heritage Festival. More...

Fall means pumpkins, persimmons, and pawpaws

Southern Ohio

Hello everyone!  This time of year always makes me think of time spent with my grandmother Rosa Hall as she would take me to pick up walnuts and hickory nuts to put back for winter months. More...

FALL FLING

— East Main Street in Wise, Va., was lined with arts and crafts vendor tents and the crowd attending the Fall Fling on Saturday afternoon. More...

Molasses makers were determined

Jeremiah

Cool and rainy as I write this, and we’re supposed to have a frost. More...

Prayer meeting held weekly

Bach Court

On Wednesday morning at Dairy Queen at 9:30 a.m., Pastor Tony Brown has a prayer meeting for a lifeline. It’s for anyone and everyone who has a problem or is just needing to talk or has questions. More...

MARRIED 50 YEARS

— Glenda Sue and Cecil Wayne Hughes of Jenkins will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary October 13. More...

1st birthday

Chloe Rose Wright celebrated her first birthday on August 25 at the Letcher County Recreation Center. More...

Blackey Day this weekend

Blackey

Don’t forget Blackey Day is Friday evening, Oct. 12, and Saturday Oct 13. The committee has worked hard getting everything ready and by the events they have planned, I’m sure it’s gonna be a fun weekend. More...

Fall leads to trip to emergency room

Northeast Ohio

Good morning and it is a beautiful morning weather wise. The sun is shining brightly and temps are supposed to be in the 70s. Of course I do prefer 80s.  Not a very good morning for us, as about 2 a.m. I had a pretty good fall in bathroom. More...