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JROTC marches in parade

On August 26, the Letcher County Central JROTC performed in the Jenkins Parade. Twenty cadets participated in the parade. The cadets performing in the 11-person color guard were Kody King, Jessika Moushon, and Jason Adams with sabers, Chase McBee and Taylor Hall with rifles, Dalton Werley carrying the U.S. flag, Emily Collier carrying the Air Force flag, James Stidham carrying […]

County judge orders offices, services closed

Letcher County Judge/ Executive Terry Adams has ordered the County Judge’s Office and the Sanitation Billing Office closed on Monday, September 6 in observance of Labor Day. The county’s Sanitation Department, Transfer Station and the Road Department will also not be operating on Monday, September 6, 2021. All offices will be back open on Tuesday, September 7.

Deputy files drug charges

The Letcher County Sheriff’s Department filed multiple drug charges against a Knott County man after a traffic stop in West Whitesburg. Deputy Sheriff Seth Whitaker pulled over a car near the Dairy Queen on August 25 and charged Mark Can Bentley, 39, of Mousie, with possession of drug paraphernalia, prescription drugs not in the proper container, trafficking in a controlled […]


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