Browns have a new son

We are really having nice fall weather. No frost so far as for as I can tell. We have had a good summer season. I really like them all. We will be having our Union meeting at the Little Cowan Church beginning on Wednesday night, Sept. 8. Several visiting ministers are planning to attend. Everyone is welcome. I went with […]

Labor Day brings sad memories

Hello everyone. I hope all of you had a good week. Mine has been good, peaceful and quiet. I’ve been trying to get some housework done, but you know how that is. This is usually a sad week for me because my mother, Mary Fields, passed away on Labor Day weekend a few years back. I sure do miss her. […]

Joyce Vermillion took a vacation to Alaska

Hello to all, hope you’ve had a great week. I have, as I’ve talked to all my family this past week, and my daughter is doing lots better. She’s back at work. Lots of you have asked about her and I really appreciate that. Well, Oma Hatton came to be with us three days last week and she told us […]

Seniors enjoy busy month

Hello to everyone from Boone Fork Senior Citizens Center. We wish to apologize for being so long putting our news in the paper. August was a very busy month for everyone. McRoberts Community Center has had a food booth at several of the festivals, and Irene has been really busy helping with them. Ida has had surgery, and says she […]


Services set

New Beginnings in Jenkins will hold services at 7 p.m. Sept. 8-11 and at 11 a.m. Sept. 12. Speakers will be Pastor Robbie Delph, Sept. 8; the Rev. Bo Robinson, Sept. 9-11; and the Rev. Stan Holder, Sept. 12. For more information, call 855-0267.

Former Letcher Countian calls from Texas

Howdee and hoping you had a happy and safe Labor Day weekend. I’m sure a lot of picnics, BBQ’s and family gatherings were planned. I’ll keep wishing for a not too hot sunny day with no rain. Either way, won’t interfere with our plans ‘cause don’t got none. Ron called. He had talked with Sarah’s nurse. She seems to be […]

Here it is September and Christmas is creeping closer

Hello again everyone. Where has August slipped away to? Here it is September and Christmas is creeping closer. I found some Christmas tapes, and yes, I listened to them. I may as well not put them away as it will be that time of the year before we can turn around. My brother Robert Hall was transferred from Huntington Trauma […]

Former neighbors come for a visit

Hello everyone. I hope you are all doing well. Can you believe we are into September? The seasons seem to fly by. But I am determined to enjoy all of them. Last week was a good week. Adrian and Donna Maggard, who were my neighbors many years ago, came out for a visit the other day. I took them on […]


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