PVT. DEREK N. FRAME completed basic Marine recruit training Aug. 27 at Parris Island, S.C. He is now receiving further training at Camp Geiger, N.C. He is the grandson of Melvin and Yvonne Brown Sutphin of Goode, Va., and the great-grandson of the late William and Hazel Brown of Ice. His parents are Jim and Teresa Frame of Bedford, Va.
BIRTHDAY — Joshua Ray Boggs celebrated his 16th birthday Sept. 12. He is a son of Marvin and Malinda Boggs of Cowan, and a grandson of Omera Lee and Christine Isaac of Jackhorn, and Cassel and Opal Boggs of Cowan. He has two brothers, Matthew and Tyler, and a sister, Jessica. He is a freshman at Letcher County Central High School and plays football and basketball and runs track for the Cougars.
DAR OFFICERS — Newly elected officers of the Pine Mountain Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently traveled to Hindman Settlement School for their district meeting. Pictured are (seated, left to right) Shirley June Whitaker, 2nd Vice Regent; Kaye Combs Moore, Vice Regent; Stella Elam, Veterans Chairperson; (standing) Marsha Banks, Regent; Ann Reynolds, Treasurer; Sally Caudill, Chaplin; and Merlene Day, Recording and Corresponding Secretary.
HALE FAMILY — Pictured is the family of Lee Hale, (front row, left to right) Roy Hale, Charlie Hale, Everett Hale holding Charles Hall, Bill Hale, (back row) Mattie Hale Umbarger, Juanita Hale Edwards, Mary Day Hale, Nannie Hall Boggs, Beulah Hale Banks, and Lee Hale.