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Howdy, folks! I really don’t know where to start my column this week as I have so much I want to write about! Well I did it. I picked my daughter, Angie Weiderhold, and my little sidekick Bennie at her place and headed for the hills of home I love so dear. I was sitting in Food City parking lot […]


Bernice and Betty Maggard of Eolia, celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary on June 7. The couple have five children and nine grandchildren.

HCTC to hold registration

Hazard Community and Technical College will hold registration for its second summer school session on Tuesday, July 1. Classes will be held at the Hazard Campus, Technical Campus and Jackson Campus. Classes, which will begin July 7, include: human anatomy and physiology II, writing II, history, math courses, comparative religion, sociology, and psychology. Call 1-800-246-7521, ext. 73525 to register for […]

Hazard golf tourney planned for June 21

The Children’s Miracle Network Golf Tournament will be held June 21 at the Hazard Country Club starting with registration at 8:30 a.m. The cost is $50. For more information, call the Kentucky River ADD office at 606- 436-3158. All proceeds will benefit the University of Kentucky Children’s Hospital.

Clyde Hatton hospitalized but is better now


Hello, everyone, time for our visit again. I hope you re all doing well. I’ve been spending most of my time in the hospital. Clyde was in Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital all last week. He has been real sick, but he is back at the Veterans Center now. Shirley Breeding and I went down to spend Father’s Day with our […]


Jonathan “Jump” Hatton and Andrea Barker will be married June 21.

Visitors tour Eolia on four-wheeler


Greetings from the hills and valleys of Eolia and Eolia Christian Community Outreach. Do all things without murmurings and disputings. Philippians 2:14 We at ECCO have enjoyed the company of a mission group from the Greenvillage Church of God in Chambersburg, Penn. I think there were about 25 in the group and about half of them in recent years had […]


Rebecca Terrill Elswick of Jenkins and David and Barbara Myers of Bethlehem, Penn., announce the engagement of their son, David Shane Myers, to Lindsay Ann Cross, daughter of John W. and Dianne Cross of Lockport, N.Y. She is a graduate of Buffalo State University in New York, where she was a member of the basketball and volleyball teams. She is […]


Tom King, son of Curt and Sue King, and Deborah Craft, daughter of Manuel and Ezel Bourne, were married May 24 at the Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. A number of family members and friends attended the ceremony.

AARP to meet

The Letcher County AARP Chapter will meet on Thursday, June 19, at 6 p.m. at the Blackey Senior Citizens Center. Dinner will be potluck, and those attending should also bring canned food and sale items for an auction with Auctioneer Tommy Smith. For more information, call Berma Matthews at 633-7874.