Hemphill Community Center welcomes the newly named Fleming-Neon Senior Citizens Center. The Fleming-Neon Senior Center is made up of the former Colson Senior Program, the Boone Fork Senior Program, and the Hemphill Senior Program. We are very happy to have them utilize our facility at the Hemphill Community Center and hope it will quickly become home to each and every […]
A cornhole tournament will be held at 2 p.m., Aug. 3, at the American Legion Post in Whitesburg. The match is sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion. For more information, call 634-1459 or 633-2834.
The children of the late Callie and Elisha Breeding gathered earlier this month for a reunion held July 5 at Carr Creek Lake. The children all were raised in Isom. Lined up in order of age for this photograph were, from right to left: Mary Faye Alcorn of St. Clair Shores, Michigan; Denver Breeding of Jacksonville, Florida; Harold Breeding of […]
Twenty-two miners were killed in accidents during the first half of 2014, compared to 18 in the first half of 2013 and 19 for the same period in 2012. The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration this week released its mid-year summary of fatal accidents. The report shows eight coal miners died in the first half of […]