2015 Fleming Neon Little League Sign Ups

The Fleming Neon Little League sign-up dates and times will be Thursday March 5th, Monday March 9th and Thursday March 12th at the Martha Jane Potter School lunchroom from 4:00-8:00pm.  Also on Saturday March 7th at Las Penas Mexican Restaurant in Jenkins from 11:00am-4:00pm and Saturday March 14th at Hemphill Community Center from10:00am-2:00pm.  Please bring 3 proofs of 911 address and a copy of the child's birth certificate.  The fee is $25.00 per child.

Letcher County Schools Pre-school & Kindergarten Pre-Registration Info

The Letcher County Public Schools will conduct a combined pre-registration for all eligible Preschool and Kindergarten children, ages 3 to 5, on March 23rd – 26th, March 30th – April 3rd, April 10th & April 17th.
Children registering for Kindergarten must be 5 years of age by October 1, 2015.  Children registering for Preschool and Head Start must be 4 years of age by August 1, 2015 or 3 years of age with an identified disability.   Preschool registrants must meet eligibility guidelines established by the State and Federal Government.  

LKLP Head Start staff will be available for Head Start Registration.

Please bring YOUR CHILD and the following DOCUMENTS to registration:

1.    Original Certified Birth Certificate (not wallet size)
2.    Current Immunization Record
3.    Health Insurance Card
4.    Current Physical Examination Record
5.    Current Eye Examination by an Optometrist
6.    Current Dental Examination Record – Kindergarten entrants only

*Parents, if you cannot make it to the date scheduled for your Headstart or Elementary school, you may attend any other date scheduled

Cowan Headstart (633-0718)
Monday, March 23rd – 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Colson Headstart (633-9882)
Tuesday, March 24th – 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Mountain Heritage Headstart (633-3376)
Wednesday, March 25th – 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Mayking Headstart (633- 5043)
Thursday, March 26th – 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Arlie Boggs Elementary (633-4654)
Monday, March 30th – 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Cowan Elementary (633-7195)
Tuesday, March 31st – 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Letcher Elementary (633-2524)
Wednesday, April 1st – 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Martha Jane Potter (855-7544)
Thursday, April 2nd - 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

West Whitesburg Elementary @ Letcher County Extension Office – (633-9538)
Friday, April 3rd – 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Friday, April 10th – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday, April 17th – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

If you have questions, please feel free to call Letcher County Schools Central Office at 633-4455.

JDRF Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Benefit Bazaar this Saturday in Jenkins

There will be a shopping bazaar to benefit JDRF(the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) this Saturday March 7 from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the Jenkins Masonic Lodge on Lakeside Drive. If anyone has any questions they can contact Jessica Fleming at 276-365-5998 or Marlena Holbrook at 606-634-0327.  All proceeds made from table rental and concessions will go directly to JDRF.

LCC Archery 5th Annual Parent/Teacher Shoot Out March 14

Letcher County Central Archery will host the 5th Annual Parent Student Shoot Out on Saturday March 14 at the LCC gym.  Registration begins at 8:00am with the first flight at 9:00am.  The entry fee is $10.00 per team consisting of 1 student and a parent or guardian.  There will also be food, a silent auction, raffle items and vendors.  Some loaner bows will be available but if possible bring your own equipment.  For more information or to pre-register call Michael Sexton at 606-434-1602 or 632-2399. 

WWE & WMS Archery Team Chili Cook-Off

Whitesburg Middle and Elementary School Archery Team will have the 1st Annual Chili Cook-off and Dessert Contest this Saturday March 7.  It will be held in the cafeteria at the West Whitesburg elementary.  You can taste all chili for $5.00 and the desserts will be auctioned off.  Entries must be received by 12 noon Saturday and chili tasting begins at 1:00pm.  Dessert and chili entries are $15.00 each with prizes awarded in 3 separate categories.  All proceeds benefit the archery program.  Call 335-2993 for more info.