Real bear knocks over, and beheads fake bear


Merry Christmas everyone! I hope you have a wonderful time with family and/or friends. Christmas is a special time of the year with special memories and meanings for everyone. The family of Carolyn Faye Campbell would like to thank everyone for their prayers, hugs, flowers, food, and support given to the family. It was all appreciated and meant a lot. […]

Salome’s Stars

For week of December 30

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) The New Year brings challenges that can change many things in your life. You need to be prepared not only to confront them, but also to deal with what happens afterward. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) You have what it takes to set your goals quite a bit higher this year. Learn what […]


King Crossword



Wishing Well

Free concerts to return in 2020

The Levitt AMP Concert Series is coming back to Whitesburg for the third year in a row this summer. Voters chose the Whitesburg site as one of 17 concert venues for this year’s concert series. The free shows will be every Thursday night at the Mountain Heritage Village Stage. Valerie Horn of the Cowan Community Action Group, the lead partner […]

WWE cheer team wins state championship


We have had a wonderful week full of Christmas surprises and celebrations here at the rec center and Letcher County Senior Citizens. One of our most valued Rook players, Iona Noble, had been gone for almost two months to visit her children for Thanksgiving and Christmas. She’s finally home and it’s so good to hear her voice once again in […]