2016 Harlan County Spelling Bee

 

Harlan County Farm Bureau sponsored the Harlan County Spelling Bee. The top three finishers in the Middle Grades were Marissa Hatfield, Lucy Bryson, and Sean Cooper. The top three finishers in the Primary Division were Coal Howard, Jeremy Goldsberry and Brett Wesley Johnson. Nathan Boggs, Harlan County Farm Bureau Secretary, helped Mike Howard, Superintendent of the Harlan County Board of Education, distribute trophies to the winners. 

 

Coal Howard, Jeremy Goldsberry and Brett Wesley Johnson

 

Marissa Hatfield, Lucy Bryson, and Sean Cooper

 

 

KFB Spotlight

KFB President Mark Haney's Statement on Waters of the U.S. Rule
February 21, 2019
KFB President Mark Haney's Statement on Waters of the U.S. Rule

As we move forward in our advocacy efforts related to water resource issues, I want to point out that the revised Waters of the US (WOTUS) rule has been posted on the Federal Register. I can’t tell you how important it is to have our voices heard regarding this matter, and how vital it has been for our farmers and ranchers to get this revised rule.

Kentucky Winter Weather Proving to be a Roller Coaster Ride, So Far
February 14, 2019
Kentucky Winter Weather Proving to be a Roller Coaster Ride, So Far

Mark Twain once said, “If you don’t like the weather in New England, just wait a minute, it’ll change.” Since he first spoke those words, many other regions and states across the country have adopted that saying, including Kentucky, where it seems to be truer during this winter season than ever before.  

Down the Backroads
February 14, 2019
Down the Backroads

For some reason the changing of the seasons has always fascinated me. Watching the colors of the earth change from summer to fall to winter and on to spring, is such an amazing gift the good Lord has given us.