Dandruff control

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: How does one eliminate dandruff? I have had it for months and have tried many, many shampoos without making any progress. I can’t wear a dark suit coat. I look like I’ve just come in from a snow blizzard. Please give me some sort of program that I can follow. — H.H. ANSWER: Dandruff ’s official name […]

Bible trivia

1. Is the book of 3 Peter in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. When the seventh seal was opened there was silence in heaven for how long? 1 breath, Half an hour, Full day, 3 days 3. From Daniel 5, whose palace had a hand that wrote on the wall? Solomon, Herod, Belshazzar, Ahasuerus 4. What ancient […]

Services held for Euna Holbrook

Euna Fields Caudill Holbrook, 88, died March 16, at her home on Solomon. Born in Whitesburg to the late James ‘Tinker’ and Jane Mullins Fields, she was the widow of Leslie Dale Caudill, and later married Cecil Holbrook, who also preceded her in death along with a son and a daughter, James and Phyliss, and a step-son- in- law, Kerney […]

Cats should beat Hoosiers

The last time Kentucky and Indiana met up it was in the hostile and revengeminded confines of Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Ind., when the Hoosiers hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to give the Cats their lone defeat of the 2011-12 regular season. This time it will be for all the marbles and the match up will take place in […]

Smart Dieting

“Lose 20 pounds in a week!” “Set you metabolism on fire with Metabo-Inferno!” “Lose while you snooze!” These sorts of crazy diet claims are all over the Internet, TV and magazines. So how do you sort fact from fiction? Use Common Sense Whether you are trying to lose weight for you health or because you want to look good in […]

Worth noting

The 2012 Kentucky General Assembly has sidestepped or fumbled most of the big issues and has accomplished little of importance. It has been a session of odds and ends, at best. A few, for better or worse, are worth noting: — It’s probably a good thing, on balance, that House Speaker Greg Stumbo, D-Prestonsburg, put the brakes on Senate Bill […]

Easter Bunny pictures, dinners offered

The Letcher Manor Relay for Life Team will have pictures with the Easter Bunny on March 31 in the front lobby at Letcher Manor. Pictures will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Picture prices are: 1 5×7 & Photo CD $5; 2 5×7 & Photo CD $10; 3 5×7 & Photo CD $15. There will also be a soup […]


Sad week for Sergent family

Northeast Ohio

This hasn’t been a very good week for the Sergent family as we had to say a final farewell to another family member. Our brother Chester of North Ridgeville, died March 9 and was buried March 13. He was the first of the four boys to go and two of the five girls have gone ahead. Anna Lea Goins left […]