Moments in time



• On Nov. 21, 1927, Time magazine puts the Holland Tunnel on its cover. The tunnel, which runs under the Hudson River between New York City and Jersey City, N.J., had opened to traffic the week before, at the stroke of midnight on Nov. 13. The toll was 50 cents per car in both directions. • On Nov. 16, 1945, […]

Is my Volkswagen Jetta the first sentient car?

Car Talk

Dear Tom and Ray: My 2003 VW Jetta hates my husband. Granted, he deserves it. He drove my car over a traffic island and messed up the wheel rims; he tore out the oil pan and then drove till the engine seized up; and he routinely parks it over the concrete parking stops. What leads me to believe that my […]

Salome’s Stars



ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Your ruling planet, Mars, allows you to assume a sense of command that can help you turn a chaotic workplace situation into one that’s orderly, productive and, yes, even friendly. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Getting a relationship that’s been stuck in a rut up and running again depends on how far you […]

SPEAKING OF SOAPS



RECAPS – 11/1-11/5 ALL MY CHILDREN Æ When AJ was discovered missing, Caleb and Krystal assumed JR had taken him. Erica learned that Asher was Caleb’s son. Annie freed JR from the handcuffs and took the blame for taking AJ when she returned him to Marissa. Caleb reacted to the Asher by pushing him away, causing Asher’s fall down the […]

Now here’s a tip



• If you have several items of clothing with grease stains on them, add a can of cola to the wash water. It can ease out grease stains. • Turn corduroy pants inside out before each washing. This reduces wear and discourages lint. • Shaving cream can be used as a spot cleaner on carpets, upholstery and even clothing. If […]

To perform



Bluegrass Circle will perform at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Country Cabin II in Norton, Va. The facility is located across Alternate Rte. 58 from the original Country Cabin, 1½ mile west of Norton. Admission for adults is $5, and $1 for children 2 through 11 years old. For more information, call (276) 679-3541.

KYSU choir to play in Hazard



The Kentucky State University Concert Choir Christmas Concert featuring area high school choirs will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. at The Forum in Hazard. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students and free for those age five and younger. For more information, call (606) 487- 3067 or (800) 246-7521 ext. 73067.

Revival to begin



A homecoming revival will be held Nov. 7 through Nov. 14 at Pine Creek Church at Mayking. Services are scheduled at 6 p.m. on Nov. 7, at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 to Nov. 13, and at 11 a.m. Nov. 14 with dinner following. There will be diff erent preachers each night. Johnny B. Mullins is pastor of the church. For […]

Dance planned



American Legion Post #104 in Neon, will sponsor a dance Saturday, Nov. 6, starting at 9 p.m.. Singles will pay $7, and couples $10. Music will be by Shawn Hampton and New Outlaw Band.

Coming events



LETCHER CO. ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN THE ONLY SONS; Sat., Nov. 6 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715. THE STEEPWATER BAND; Sat., Nov. 13 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715. FISH OUT OF WATER; Fri., Nov. 26 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715. SONS OF BILL; Sat., Nov. 27 in […]


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