1st Annual Mountain Shrine Club Golf Tournament July 17

The first annual Mountain Shrine Club Golf Tournament will be held on Friday July 17th at Raven Rock Golf Course in Jenkins.  Registration begins at 8:00am with a putting contest at 8:20am.  Rules and regulations will be handed out at the pro shop at 9:00am with a shotgun start at 9:15am.  A barbecue lunch will be served following the tournament.  1st place prize is $600.00, 2nd place is $400.00 and 3rd place $200.00 plus prizes for closest to the pin, putting contest and longest drive.  Additional prizes will include cash, golf bags, balls, goodies and more!  Corporate sponsors include Community Trust Bank, MCHC, ARH, Whitaker Bank and Tim Short Ford.  Tim Short Ford will sponsor the hole in one contest.  Any golfer to get a hole in one on #16 will win a new 2015 Ford Mustang.  To sign up your team or get more information contact Bill Frazier at 335-3507.  Come out and support the work of the Mountain Shrine Club by playing in or sponsoring the 1st annual Mountain Shrine Club Golf Tournament Friday July 17th at Raven Rock Golf Course in Jenkins.

Independence Day 4th Of July Festivities For Letcher County



Friday July 3rd
Fireworks around dusk presented by the Isom Day Committee
Isom Fairgrounds


Saturday July 4th
Fireworks around 10:00pm presented by the Neon Days Committee
Stage Area in Neon
There will also be a town wide yard sale in Neon starting at 9am Saturday with a food booth sellinghotdog dinners
Free except for food


Saturday July 4th
Fireworks around dusk
presented by the City of Jenkins

Jenkins City Pool will stay open until 9:00pm
Free except for admission to pool


Saturday July 4th
Music on stage, inflatables for the kids along with a food booth starts at 5:00pm

Sundy Best on stage at 8:00pm followed by fireworks after dark
The Sundy Best show and fireworks for Whitesburg will be held rain or shine!
It's all at Riverside Park(walking track) beside the hospital

It's all free except local groups/teams will be selling the food
Bring a chair 

Terry Terrell Special Singing Trinity Full Gospel Church

Pastor Darrell McBee and the congregation of Trinity Full Gospel Church 101 Chip Drive at Thornton invite you to join them for a night of gospel much with Terry Terrell from Mississippi on Thursday July 9th at 7:00pm.  Everyone is invited.  For info call 634-7406.

Letcher County Central Archery Team Fishing Tournament July 10

The 2nd Annual Letcher County Central Archery Team Fishing Tournament will be held at Carr Creek Lake on Friday night July 10th.  Registration is at the marina at 6:00pm with the tournament going from 7:00pm to 7:00am.  Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places plus for big fish.  The cost is $50.00 per boat for 2 people and a 5 fish limit.  No live bait, artificial only.  All proceeds benefit the LCC Archery Team trip to the world competition July 23-25 in Nashville.  For more information contact coach Michael Sexton at 606-434-1602 or on Facebook. 

Faith Community Church VBS July 19-23

Faith Community Church in Whitesburg will have Vacation Bible School Sunday July 19th through Thursday July 23rd from 6:00-8:00pm each evening.  The theme is Blast From The Past.  The church is located behind the courthouse in Whitesburg and the pastor is Dock Frazier.