It was a cold and cloudy day more than four decades ago on December 30, 1970, when a tragedy that claimed the lives of 38 miners from Clay and Leslie County occurred.
On that day, many lives were lost, and seventy-seven children were left without fathers.
Manchester Memorial Hospital Foundation hosted its first annual Stiletto Stroll Sunday at Rawlings and Stinson Park.
Participants dressed in pink, dawned pink hair, and put on a pair of high-heeled shoes, and walked a mile around the walking track for breast cancer awareness.
The idea behind the Stiletto Stroll was “To walk a mile in her shoes”.
Dozens of peole threw on heels and tennis shoes, to "walk a mile in her shoes" by raising breast cancer awareness at the first annual Manchester Memorial Hospital Foundation's Stiletto Stroll, by Project Pink.
JW&S Enterprises, a tire disposal company led by Urban Creek man James Woods and Bill Shepherd, of West Virginia, will be setting up their company in the Little Goose community on Caudill Gap.
Phase 2 of Operation Avalanche was launched Thursday night. The Clay County Sheriff's Department launched it's second drug round-up in two weeks.
Several arrests were made, including three that were made outside a Horse Creek convenience store.
There will be more to follow on this story.
Deputy Randy Craft looks through several prescription pill bottles confiscated, which resulted in the Clay County Sheriff's Department arresting three people at Sibert's Grocerey on Horse Creek.
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