missing athens

Lexington, KY

#1 Jul 1, 2009
is there still a bar down over the hill it was called the last resort people named hootie and carol dunn were the owners willlddd wiiilld! its been at least 15 years ago.
just me

Bluefield, WV

#2 Jul 18, 2009
The resort is still there Hootie still owns it Carol passed away
missing athens

Lexington, KY

#3 Jul 27, 2009
thanks for the response and im sorry to here about carol she was pretty cool .i would love to here more about athens and some of its people.anytime
Trish

Matthews, NC

#4 Sep 20, 2010
The Last Resort is still serving. It is a great place to be if you want to chill for an evening.
countrygirl

Beckley, WV

#5 Sep 22, 2010
yes its still there and most of us locals still reside there hootie still driving his tractor sence terri wont let him go to far now carol passed several years ago and cowboy and terri keeps the faith in the old last resort. the rest of us fool have tried to grow up before we die of kidney failure or dui whichever comes first and for the rest of the old country folks are resting in peace. but still we had a lot of memories there good and bad so keep it between the ditches folks
missing athens

Lexington, KY

#6 May 16, 2011
thanks i use to hang out in there a few good nights is rusty i think his last name was cleaver?still around he had a brother or 2
Jessica

Oakvale, WV

#7 Jun 6, 2011
Rusty is married and settled down now! It's a 180 turn around! And he has two brothers, not sure of one of their names but the other was Poss!

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#8 Mar 19, 2012
Rusty and possy are bough doing great..
love that old bar

Bluefield, WV

#9 Jan 13, 2013
Cowboy passed away too. :( its so sad how many are gone now
Rachael Green Clemens

Cary, NC

#10 Sep 21, 2013
Remembering really good times in Athens - and at the Last Resort in particular. Love reading these comments - how is Hootie, Rusty, Possum, Hobbit and everyone else who had such a fantastic nickname? I've driven by the Last Resort a couple of times over the years but haven't had an opportunity to actually stop in. I graduated from Concord College ("best 7 or 8 years of your life";->) in 1992 (clearly eons ago!). But I really loved the cultural experience I had there - wish I could claim to be from West Virginia - but got there as soon as I could! Wonderful people

-rachael
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xoxo

Princeton, WV

#11 Feb 24, 2015
Does anyone remember Scott from the last resort? He ran the bar for hootie for a few years

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