2016-06-01

Dylan Caudill is awarded Kenny Huffman Memorial Scholarship



Dylan Caudill, a senior at Letcher County Central High School, is the recipient of a $3,000 scholarship from the Kenny Huffman Memorial Tennis Classic. Caudill is a Rogers Scholar, and was one of three grand marshals in last year’s graduation ceremony. He is a member of the National Honor Society, and recently has been voted Mr. LCCHS of his senior […]

Here’s a tip By JOANN DERSON



• Place a small stick-on hook on the back of the high chair to hang baby’s bibs from. This is a great way to make sure a bib or even a small washcloth is right where you need it at all times. • “Tape off a tile on the floor and give little kids a child-size broom. They can practice […]

At state meet



Fields reunion planned July 2



The Willie and Susan Fields family and friends reunion will begin at 10 a.m., July 2, at Upper Shelter #2 in Kingdom Come State Park at Cumberland. Those attending should bring a covered dish. No alcoholic beverages. For more information, call Isom Fields at (423) 231-0254.

Bible trivia



1. Is the book of Ephesians in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. In Galatians 5: 1, “Stand fast therefore in the … wherewith Christ hath made us free”? Light, Liberty, Redemption, Resurrection 3. From John 8:32, “And ye shall know the …, and the … shall make you free”? Word, Truth, Love, Forgiveness 4. How many times […]

Struttin’ Time:

They are called a ‘Jake’ for a reason!

Carl and me have arrived in Kansas from Wyoming for the second leg of our western hunt. In following our adventure, you know some things are just not going right. With my hope of getting another “Slam” this year killed in Florida, back in March, and me striking out in Wyoming, I am in Kansas just hoping to have a […]

Top students named



Third-grade Jenkins Elementary School students named to the all-A honor roll for the fourth nine weeks of school are: Ethan Bailey, Kinlee Breeding, Madison Hall, Sara Jones, Chloe Branham, Ethan Carty, Madison Church, Katlyn Cornett, Laken Graham, Makeilah Wright, and Caiden Yonts. Third-grade students named to the A/B honor roll are: Donovan Brown, Riley Caudill, Marc Jones, Racheal Popp, Adrianna […]

Mable Johnson accepts award



Check out our Facebook page for announcements and pictures posted after each event, www.facebook.com/ pages/ Hemphill- Community-Center. The Senior Fellowship continues to be a huge success . Hemphill Community Center Chairman Mable Johnson received an award for her service and the service of Hemphill Community Center at the A.P.P.L.E. High School graduation. Appalachian Parents Providing Loving Education, the local home […]

Truex Jr. dominates race



Martin Truex Jr. and his Furniture Row Racing team arrived at Charlotte Motor Speedway as the team that had led the most laps at the mile-and-a-half racetracks this season, but had yet to capture a checkered flag. That pattern continued on Sunday in the Coca- Cola 600 as Truex dominated Charlotte’s mile-and-a-half oval on his way to collecting his first […]

Glen Harris Flanary, 76 dies



Graveside memorial services for Glen Harris Flanary, 76, Avon, Ind., will be held at 2 p.m., June 4, at the John L. Day Community Cemetery at Cowan. Formerly of Cowan and a son of the late Kyle Harris and Verna Day Flanary, he died May 15 at Tidewell Hospice in Bradenton, Fla. He was the father of the late Tony […]