Hillbilly Days April 18-20 in Pikeville

Pike County’s Hillbilly Days is coming up next weekend. This week the Pike County Fiscal Court presented the Shriners with a proclamation declaring April 18-20 as Hillbilly Days. The Appalachian News Express reports Hillbilly Days has raised more than $3 million for the Shriners Hospital for Children in Lexington. Currently 330 children from Pike County and 1,078 from other counties are being treated by Shriners Hospitals. For a full schedule of events go to www.hillbillydays.com.