Arlie Boggs Elementary School will have a back to school extravaganza Monday August 4th from 5:00-7:00pm. Activities will include open house, teacher meet and greet, kindergarten orientation, MCHC physicals(bring insurance card), literacy night with free books, free school supplies and snacks. For more info call the school at 633-4654.
There will be a revival at the Trinity Full Gospel Church on Chip Drive at Thornton this Friday, Saturday and Sunday August 1st,2nd and 3rd. Service times are Friday and Saturday at 7:00pm and Sunday at 6:00pm. Tim Mullins will be preaching the TFGC Praise Team will be ministering. Pastor Darrell McBee and the congregation invites everyone. For more info call 634-7406.
Letcher Middle School will be hosting its annual “Back to School Splash” pool party at the Whitesburg swimming pool this Friday, August 1st from 5:30-7:30pm. All incoming 6-8 grade LMS students, their families, and all staff and their families are invited to come join the fun. Refreshments and hot dogs will be served and there will be information booths about the 21st Century after school program, PTO, 6th grade orientation information, class and more. Staff along with SBDM Council teacher and parent representatives will be there. The Letcher Middle School Open House will be Tuesday, August 5th from 4:00-6:00 PM at the school.
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.
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.