State Line Apostolic Church Southern Gospel Concert

The State Line Apostolic Church just off US 23 on Pound/Jenkins Mountain will have a Southern Gospel Concert featuring the Robinsons on Friday August 1st at 7:30pm.  Dinner will also be served for $5.00 a person with hamburgers, hot dogs, baked beans.  The evening will feature a western theme so wear your cowboy boots and jeans.  For more info call Pastor Brian Hogg at 276-870-0700. 

Letcher County Health Department World Breastfeeding Week Letcher County Event

The Letcher County Health Department, in support of World Breastfeeding Week, will have a special event on Thursday August 7th from 5:00-7:00pm at Riverside Park(Walking Track) in Whitesburg.  There will be refreshments, games, activities, gifts and prizes.  All breast feeding moms from Letcher, Knott and Perry are welcome.  It's sponsored by the WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program.  For more information contact Samantha Fugate at 634-9491 or Jennifer Cornett at 606-438-6117.

KBC Letcher County Blood Drive July 31

The Kentucky Blood Center will conduct a Letcher County Community Blood Drive on Thursday July 31st from 12noon-6pm on the KBC Blood Mobile in the Whitesburg Plaza.  Each donor is entered to win a trip to Las Vegas, A blue Toyota Corolla Sport or 2 tickets to see Chicago in concert August 13 at Riverbend in Cincinnati.  You must be 18 to win.  For more info call 800-775-2522 or visit

KSP Trooper Island Golf Tournament August 2

Kentucky State Police Post 13 2014 Trooper Island Tee Off For Kids Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday August 2 at the Hazard Country Club, 380 Cardinal Drive in Hazard.  Registration will be at 9:00am with a shotgun start at 9:45am.  Players will receive 18 holes, a golf cart and lunch.  There will also be prizes, contests and fun.  Entry fee is $240.00 per team.  For more info contact Trooper Jody Sims at 606-435-6069.

Whitesburg Middle School Back to School Splash August 4

Whitesburg Middle School will have a Back to School Splash at the Whitesburg Swimming Pool on Monday August 4th from 5:30 to 7:30pm.   Food will be served and there will be a prize giveaway for students and parents and teachers will be there.  Only WMS Students, Staff and family of students and staff are invited.  It's sponsored by the WMS and Youth Services Center.