February 21, 2018 RSS feed / Families & Friends

Daffodils are starting to pop up

Hello everyone!  Grab your favorite beverage and let’s sit a spell and gab for a while. I hope everyone got a little something for Valentine’s Day.  More...

Florida killings bring fear, distress

By JEANETTE TACKET YONTS With DOROTHY PENNINGTON TACKET   More...

Right Fork Ramblers to play at Hemphill

Go to our Facebook page for announcements and pictures posted after each event, www.facebook.com/ pages/ Hemphill- Community-Center.  Black Sheep Bakery and good drug free (chemical preservative free) bread is coming…  More...

90th BIRTHDAY —

Opal Duke will hold an open house February 24 from 12:30 to 4 p.m. to celebrate her 90th birthday. No gifts. She says she appreciates all the birthday cards and kind words. More...

Community calendar

February 24 – Right Fork Ramblers will play at Country Cabin II in Norton, Va. The show will take place from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children 2 to 11 years old.  More...

Did I really want this assignment?

In 1968 I had over 22 years in military service. I also had the best part-time job that I could ask for. I would soon retire from the military and work full time in my civilian job. More...