November 8, 2017 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Friends meet at rec center

We had a wonderful surprise at senior citizens this past week. After working out I went downstairs and, lo and behold, if there didn’t sit Rhuford and Colleen Hart. I was tickled to death to see them. More...

Bluegrass show draws big crowd

Go to our Facebook page for announcements and pictures posted after each event, www.facebook.com/ pages/Hemphill-Community Center.  Friday Night Pickin’ was well attended this week. We had a number of visitors from all over. More...

Community calendar

November 9 — A tribute to veterans will be held at 1 p.m. at the Veterans Museum in Whitesburg. Taps will be played, and JROTC and other groups will honor veterans. For more information, call Darryl Holbrook 634-4326.   .  More...

My driver’s license test

Two weeks ago, I received a notice to report to the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) for my new license. I was not a happy camper.  During my 27 years in the military, most states allowed me to use my Kentucky driver’s license. More...

A long tradition of thanking our vets

President Woodrow Wilson and wife, Edith Bolling Wilson, rode in a carriage on Armistice Day 1918, the day that marked the official end of World War I at the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th mon More...

Wind damage reported in Ohio Valley area

Hello everyone!  Rain, rain, go away, I need to mow the grass one more time, so next spring it won’t look like hay! Saturday was sort of nice, yet breezy. More...

Bible trivia

1. Is the book of Obadiah in the Old or New Testament or neither?  2. From Matthew 9, after Jesus healed a paralyzed man, what did the man pick up and carry home? Brother, Bed, Mother, Cart  3. More...

Transferring between colleges

As the fall semester winds down, many college students may be thinking about transferring to another school. Some students may be finishing one degree and want to get a higher one. More...