Ozel Collins succumbs at 95



Ozel Collins, 95, died July 16 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born in Letcher County to the late George and Elizabeth Collins, he was the widower of Goldie Collins and the father of the late James Wesley Collins and Darlene Bentley He was a member of the Little Colly Pentecostal Church. Surviving are five sons, Teddy ‘T.J.’ Collins of Isom, […]

Terry Day dies in Alabama



Terry Day, 63, of Athens, Ala., died July 16. Born in Dongola, he was a son of the late James Harold and Jeanette Lucas Day. He held a master’s degree in electrical engineering, and had worked with CAS-WYLE Engineering. Surviving are his wife, Sudie Mae Wynn Day; a son, Dr. Terry Day II and his wife Charla of Dothan, Ala.; […]

Dawson Creek to play at Hemphill



Dawson Creek, a bluegrass band will perform Friday, July 26, from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at The Hemphill Community Center. Everyone is welcome.

Wreck fatal to Kingscreek man



A two-vehicle traffic accident on the Whitesburg bypass Saturday afternoon left one man dead and one woman injured — apparently critically. Shawn Roark, 36, of Kingscreek died about 2:30 p.m. Saturday after he was thrown from the Toyota pickup he was driving. Letcher County Coroner Marty Baker pronounced Roark dead at the scene. The cause of death is listed as […]

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