Dance planned

American Legion Post #104 in Neon, will sponsor a dance Saturday, Nov. 6, starting at 9 p.m.. Singles will pay $7, and couples $10. Music will be by Shawn Hampton and New Outlaw Band.

Adamses celebrate 59th anniversary


By the time this comes out of the elections will be over, and hopefully all who were able made it out to vote for the candidates of their choice. Belated anniversary wishes to Ellis and Ila Adams, who were married 59 years last Thursday, Oct. 29. It was also their daughter, Tammy, and granddaughter, Chelsea’s birthdays, and Scott and Lisa […]

Jamboree set

Jenkins Head Start will host its Fall Jamboree Nov. 5 from 6 to 9 p.m., at the Head Start Gym at Dairy Hollow in Jenkins. The event will include cakewalks, food, craft booths, and games. For more information, call

Time to fill shoeboxes

It’s time again to start filling shoeboxes with candy, toys and other goodies for less fortunate children. This is the eighth year Whitesburg First Baptist Church has served as the Operation Christmas Child collection center for southeast Kentucky/ southwest Virginia. Local schools, community and church groups as well as individuals and businesses will be dropping off gift-filled shoeboxes at the […]


Coming events

LETCHER CO. ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN THE ONLY SONS; Sat., Nov. 6 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715. THE STEEPWATER BAND; Sat., Nov. 13 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715. FISH OUT OF WATER; Fri., Nov. 26 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715. SONS OF BILL; Sat., Nov. 27 in […]