The 3rd Annual Dog Days of Summer Car Show hosted by the Past Master's Club of Whitesburg Lodge #754 will be on Saturday July 11th in the free parking lot of the Letcher County Veteran's Museum in downtown Whitesburg. Registration is $15.00 per vehicle and goes from 12 noon to 3:00pm. The awards presentation begins at 4:00pm. There will be hot rods, classics, customs and much more plus concessions available. For more info call 821-5616, 634-5993 or check them out on Facebook.
The 2015 Whitesburg Tennis Classic will be held Friday, Saturday & Sunday July 10th, 11th & 12th at the Whitesburg City Courts. Play begins at 5:00pm on Friday July 10th and the following events are scheduled: Men's A, B & C singles and doubles, Women's A, B & C singles and doubles, Men's and Women's 40,50, 50 & over singles and doubles, mixed A & B doubles and Junior's Boy's & Girl's 14, 16, 18 & under singles and doubles. The deadline to enter is Wednesday July 8th at 6:00pm. For more info and to get signed up call Rick aleigh at 606-589-5498 or 606-733-0010 after 6:00pm. This event is part of the newly formed Appalachian Tennis Series. If you would like to become a member, check out our website today at www.atstennis.net
Letcher County Central Cougar required varsity football practice will begin on Monday July 13th at 9:00am. This includes all incoming freshmen. This message from Coach Mike Holcomb.
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.