HOSPICE MEMORIAL TREE – Letcher County Hospice of the Bluegrass patients were remember at the annual memorial tree service and open house held Dec. 4 at the Harry M. Caudill Memorial Library in Whitesburg. Families and community members gathered to honor loved ones and learn ways to cope with loss during the holidays. The tree will be on display in the library until January. Pictured are (left to right) Shawn Hall, Judge/Executive Jim Ward, Monica Couch, Christy Deaton, Phyllis Maggard, Sherry Whitt, Angie Spurlock, Lisa Marcum, and Paul Sluss. For more information on free grief support services, call (800) 560-1101.