NEWS


2 important Attorney’s Office roles sworn in

2 important Attorney’s Office roles sworn in

HAZARD — Two important roles in the Perry County Commonwealth of Kentucky Attorney’s Office were sworn in on Friday by Circuit Judge Allis...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Kentucky Power awards Teachers Vision Grants

Kentucky Power awards Teachers Vision Grants

HAZARD – Teachers in Knott, Perry and Greenup counties are the 2017 recipients of a Teacher Vision Grant from Kentucky Power. The program reward...

May 16th, 2017 |  


May is Elder Abuse Awareness month

May is Elder Abuse Awareness month

HAZARD — Perry County Judge-Executive Scott Alexander signed a proclamation naming May as Elder Abuse Awareness month at the Perry County Senior...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Piano students delight crowd

Piano students delight crowd

HAZARD — Piano students with Hazard Community and Technical College’s (HCTC) piano class delighted the crowd during their performance of t...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Vet Center has annual car show

Vet Center has annual car show

HAZARD — The Paul E. Patton Eastern Kentucky Veterans Center held its annual car and truck show on May 13. Customized vehicles lined the parking...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Hazard holds Founders Day celebration

Hazard holds Founders Day celebration

Photo by Cordis Bishop | Brett Ratliff and The Giant Rooster Sideshow entertained the crowd with music.Photo by Cordis Bishop | The 2nd annual Founder...

May 15th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Conley will play for UPIKE

Perry needs an extra frame to topple Breathitt

Last week, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores traveled to Jackson to take on the Breathitt County Lady Bobcats. The Lady Commodores struggled to...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Perry come up shy to Paintsville

Early last week, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores hosted the Paintsville Lady Tigers. The Lady Commodores lost to the Lady Tigers earlier in t...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Bulldogs cruise past Tigers in five

Bulldogs cruise past Tigers in five

Early in the week, the Hazard Bulldogs hosted the Jackson City Tigers. The Bulldogs needed but five innings to put a stop to the affair, aided by a pa...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Bulldogs double up on Pirates

Over the weekend, the Hazard Bulldogs hit the road to take on the Powell County Pirates. The game went ballistic in the early going, and settled down ...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Madison Campbell and Tessa Morton of Hazard High School sign to cheer for EKU

Madison Campbell and Tessa Morton of Hazard High School sign to cheer for EKU

HAZARD — Madison Campbell and Tessa Morton of Hazard High School signed with Eastern Kentucky University Monday to continue cheerleading under s...

May 16th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Birthday Announcement
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HDA Hits another Milestone
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Area Announcements

Area Announcements

Church Tour and Ice CreamThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints invites you to come and tour their church on May 11 at 7 p.m. During the tour...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Inspiration

“All Scripture is given by inspiration of God.” [2 Tim 3:16]How was the Bible written?-“Whence is it? From heaven, or of men?”...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Area Announcements

National Day of PrayerThe Perry County observance of the National Day of Prayer will take place on May 4 at 6 p.m. at The Amphitheatre beside of Hazar...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Birthday Announcement

Birthday Announcement

Courtesy photoBryn Fultz will celebrate his 17th birthday on Wednesday, April 26th. His parents and his brother Cameron couldn’t be more proud o...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Area Announcements

Southeast Kentucky Women’s Ministries MeetingThe Southeast Kentucky Women’s Ministries will have their meeting on April 26 at 6:30 p.m. at...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Area Announcements

Gospel MeetingA gospel meeting will be held at the Church of Christ at Hazard Village on April 16-20. Sunday times are 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Mon...

April 18th, 2017 |  


OPINION


11:48 am |    

A tribute to mothers-in-law

Governor makes step in right direction to repair broken foster care in Kentucky

A broken government system should not keep the pieces of a child’s life from being put back together. Governor Matt Bevin’s choice of Dan ...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Is there room in the courtroom for conscience?

Does a judge have a right to his conscience? That’s the question many are asking since a Glasgow Family Court Judge recused himself in cases reg...

May 9th, 2017 |  


The Post Office Delivers, Literally

A half-dollar hardly counts as money these days — it won’t even buy a cup of coffee. But pssssst… here’s an amazing half-dolla...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Benefits Secured for Retired Coal Miners and their Families

Last week, we achieved the success that thousands of retired coal miners and their families so desperately needed with the passage of my proposal to p...

May 9th, 2017 |  


New Law Will Help Bring Greater Transparency, Accountability to Area Development Districts

Lost in the headlines of the recently completed 2017 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly is a new law that is designed to increase transp...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


What’s so personal about work zone safety?

A driver’s split-second decision caused by a brief distraction can impact lives forever.Three years ago this month, I received a phone call abou...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA