December 8 — The Whitesburg annual Christmas Parade will be held on December 8 on Main Street. Line-up will begin at 5:30 p.m., and the parade will start at six.
. December 8 — The Letcher County Retired Teachers Association will meet at noon at the Letcher County Extension Office in Whitesburg. Members are asked to bring nonperishable food items to be donated to the Letcher County Food Pantry.
. December 9 — The Benny Jones Band will play at Country Cabin II in Norton, Va., from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children 2 to 11 years old. For more information, call (276) 679-3541.
. December 12 — The Southeast Kentucky Chapter of the National Black Lung Association wi l l
meet at noon at the Letcher County Extension Office, 478 Extension Drive, Whitesburg. The meeting is open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend. Respiratory Clinics of Eastern Kentucky staff and local attorneys with experience assisting with federal black lung claims will be present to answer questions and provide information. For more information, contact Anthony Warlick, (606) 633-4871 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
. December 15 — Christmas on the Hill at the Old Indian Bottom Church building at the Frog Pond in Blackey will take place Friday, December 15. There will be a potluck dinner at 6 p.m., and entertainment with Ron Short and Friends at 7 p.m. Those attending should bring finger foods and drinks. For more information, call Doris Adams at (606) 634-2530.