Another busy week in Bardstown comes to a mild hum; it is never quiet. The city schools held their fall festival at Bardstown Elementary on Nov. 10. The cookie dough fund-raiser orders arrived so the kids have been busy eating cookies and delivering the dough. On Nov. 17, Geraldine Kennedy and Adrian Riggs were wed at the Bluegrass Expo Center. […]
We mostly ate ham for Thanksgiving when I was growing up in Letcher County in the head of Sweet Home, Blair Branch. Usually the weekend before Thanksgiving and sometimes on Thanksgiving Day itself, we butchered a hog or two and Mom baked a fresh ham. To this day, given a choice, I’ll take a fresh ham over one that’s been […]
Hello, everyone. Hope things are going well for all of you. I thought I’d get my news in while I’m still young. I’ll be a year older when I write next week. No sympathy cards, please! It’s been a good life. This was a good week for me. I got a surprise visit from my good friends, Roberta Willie and […]
• Store leftovers in servingsize containers for food safety and cooking ease. Dig into the containers to make sandwiches, turkey and mashed-potato burritos and turkey stir-fry! • Remove the stuffing from the turkey and refrigerate it separately to be eaten in a couple days (or freeze it to be eaten within one month). • Turkey should be refrigerated or frozen […]
Christmas activities are planned in Hindman from 3 to 7 p.m., Dec. 7. Santa will be at the Welcome Center with free stockings, and a shuttle is available to visit the Appalachian Artisan Center, Knott County Tourism, Hindman Student Ministries, Marie Stewart Craft Shop, and By Grace Alone. A children’s craft project will take place at the Appalachian Artisan Center […]
Youth Connect 07 featuring VII Days Away and Extreme Dance and Worship Team will be held at 7 p.m., Nov. 30, at the Letcher County Center High School auditorium. The event will feature free pizza and refreshments. Everyone is welcome.
Students at Jenkins Elementary School named to the All A Honor Roll for the second six weeks of school are: Fourth grade – Lauren Rose, Alexis Stambaugh, Brandon Pease, Autumn Bentley, Whitney Creech, Emily Johnson, Aron Bartley, Melissa Bartley, Katie DePriest, Brandon Little, Kaytlin Mosley, and Kameron Caudill. Fifth grade – Michaela Hardin, Nicholas Williams, and Kody Damron. Sixth grade […]