Sorry but some of my news is a little behind. I’ve been down in my back and haven’t been able to sit up at my computer and write anything.
Happy birthday to Gage Owen Brown of Letcher. He turned one on Dec. 2. He is the son of Ethan Brown and Crystal Frazier. His grandparents are Richard Brown and the late Missy Brown of Jeremiah, and Norman and Jackie Frazier of Pineville.
Happy birthday to Laura Caudill of Los Angeles, Calif. It is on Dec. 28. She is the daughter of Jerry and Vondy Caudill of Elk Creek.
My dad Pnut had to be taken to Whitesburg Hospital on Dec. 17. He was having chest pains and his nitro wasn’t helping. He was then taken on down to Hazard Hospital and admitted. They ran tests and found his heart was fine, but they want him to take a stress test. He came home the next day.
Wayne Caudill of Blackey was in the hospital in Whitesburg. He has been having heart problems and had to have fluid drained that built up around his heart. He got to come home before Christmas and is doing better.
My sympathy to the family of Roy Dixon of Letcher. He died on Dec. 27. He had been sick for awhile. Roy was 69.
Happy birthday to Emmaleigh Adams of Carcassonne. She will be 8 on Jan. 7. She is the daughter of Brandon and Shanna Adams, and the granddaughter of Gary and Debbie Fugate of Carcassonne, and Jr. Adams and the late Cheryl Griffie Adams.
Happy anniversary to Raymond and Monae Nichols of Doty Creek. It was their 17th on Dec. 27.
Happy birthday to my daughter Jennifer Combs of Carcassonne. It is on Jan. 14.
Congratulations to Melinda and Timothy Hudson of Blackey on the birth of their baby. Charles Landon Dale Hudson was born on Dec. 27 and weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19 inches long. His grandparents are Allen and Trish Madden of Blackey. I’m sorry but I don’t know Timothy’s parents.
Bill Johnson of Woodrock is in Whitesburg Hospital. He has been having problems with his kidneys. I hope he feels better soon.
Myrtle Miller of Blackey said her brother Ronnie Rogers had been in the hospital. He had knee surgery then ended up with pneumonia, but as of Friday she said he was doing better. He came home from the hospital Dec. 31.
Happy birthday to Wallace Bolling of Knott County, formerly of Blackey. It was on Dec. 31.