Cupid’s Picks

Summer camp set for May 29

The 4-H summer camp will be held May 29 through June 1.. Pre- registration forms are available at the Letcher County Extension Office, which is located at 478 Extension Drive, Whitesburg. Contact Jason Brashear, agent for 4-H and youth development, at 606- 633-2362 for more information. The forms must be completed and returned to the Letcher County Extension Office no […]

Valentine’s dance

The Neon American Legion will have a Valentine’s Day dance Feb. 11 featuring Steelwater Band. The dance will begin at 9 p.m. Attendees must be at least 21 years old.

Mae Boggs celebrates 90th birthday

Mae Boggs’s family gave her a big 90th birthday celebration Saturday at the Pine Mountain Grill. In spite of the rainy day spirits were not dampened as a huge crowd of family and friends gathered for the festive occasion. Mae successfully raised a large, close knit family who really love, appreciate and honor her. She is a faithful and valued […]

Speaking of Soaps

RECAPS –2/6-2/10

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL . Liam and Hope celebrated his leaving Steffy, but Steffy refused to give up on a future with Liam. Brooke and Ridge wondered whom Liam would choose – Steffy or Hope. Taylor pointed out to Brooke that Hope was doing to Steffy what Brooke had done to Taylor. Ridge comforted Steffy. Brooke was stunned when […]

Sickness hits many in Blackey

Happy birthday to Jessica Sparks of Blackey. It is on Feb. 10. Bruce Gilley of Letcher had been having chest pains and finally went to the doctor. He is now in Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital and they are having a doctor in from North Carolina to see what he needs to have done. They are talking about open heart surgery. […]

Tips for taking the ACT

On March 6, juniors attending Kentucky public high schools will take the ACT, a national college entrance exam. The ACT assesses students’ ability to perform college-level work. Scores may also qualify students for a bonus award through the Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES) program. To do their best on the ACT, students should follow these tips from the Kentucky Higher […]

LKLP to host a planning meeting

LKLP will host a coordination planning meeting for Fiscal Year 2013 at 10 a.m., Feb. 21, at the LKLP Transit Facility at 398 Roy Campbell Dr., Hazard. The meeting concerns the South Eastern Kentucky- Public Transportation Human Services Coordinated Plan. In the meeting, LKLP will discuss partnering agencies and organizations plans, concerns and suggestions for Federal Transportation Grants administered by […]

Ohio groundhog didn’t see his shadow

Good morning to all. Hope your weather is better than we are having here. It’s cool and misting rain. The groundhog may not see his shadow today unless the sun decides to make an appearance later. Oh, by the way, “Happy Groundhog Day.” I just got home from a short hospital stay. I had to go to emergency room Sunday […]

2012-02-08 E-Edition