Letcher County author Freddie Adams will be signing his new book called "Dreams" on Friday March 27 from 1:00-3:00pm at the Harry M. Caudill Library on Main Street in Whitesburg. The book will also be available for purchase.
A Letcher County Farmers Market meeting will take place at the Letcher County Extension Office at 6:00pm on Monday, March 9. For more information, call Valerie Horn at (606) 634-9468.
The Letcher County Saving Grace Homeless Shelter is now officially open! They have established a 6 bed facility at Goose Creek in Neon. This is a partnership with the Letcher County Sheriff's Office and if you need info or know of someone homeless and in need call the sheriff's department at 633-2293. If anyone needs volunteer or donation information call Diane Watts at 589-5976.
A "Love For Luke" benefit concert and silent auction will be held for Luke Polly, a young man in Letcher County battling luekemia. It will be Friday, March 13, 2015 at the Letcher County Central Auditorium. The doors will open at 5:00pm and the entertainment for the night will include artists and bands such as: Delvin and Maniah Lucas, Taylyn Combs, Shelley Young, Jeremy Dempsey, Roy Johnson, Exit 23, Whiskey Valley, Blue Stone Mystic and some some surprise guests! Concession will be sold and team Luke shirts will b available for purchase! Admission is $10.00 adults, ages 3-12 is $5.00 and 2 and under gets in free.
The Whitesburg Little League will have signups for the 2015 season on Saturday March 7 from 10:00am-2:00pm in the district courtroom of the Letcher County Courthouse. Registration fee for all ages is $30.00 for the first child with $5.00 for each additional sibing. Any child born on or before December 31st, 2011 is now eligible to play T-ball this season. Please bring one proof of age document along with 3 or more documents showing the address of legal residence of parents or guardians. Tryouts will be March 14th and 21st from 12:00-4:00pm at the Whitesburg field across from the hospital. The season opens April 11th. Like the Whitesburg Little League on Facebook for more info.