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HMS student delivers donuts to HPD

HMS student delivers donuts to HPD

Photo courtesy of Jennifer LawsonHazard Middle School fifth-grader Syane Lawson recently delivered donations of Krispy Kreme donuts to the Hazard Poli...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Beshear in Eastern Kentucky to Combat Opioid Crisis

PRESTONSBURG – Attorney General Andy Beshear today will host a community drug forum in Floyd County.A top priority of Beshear’s office is ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Transportation Cabinet asks organizations to “Glow Orange” for work zone safety awareness

FRANKFORT – While many Kentuckians associate the color orange with rival college athletics programs, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Beshear Files Motion to Intervene in KSU’s Lawsuit against Kentucky Kernel

FRANKFORT – Attorney General Andy Beshear has filed a motion in Franklin Circuit Court seeking to intervene in Kentucky State University’s...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Local author publishes 2 new children’s books

Local author publishes 2 new children’s books

HAZARD — Local author Nancy Kelly Allen recently published two new children’s books. Her books are available at the Artisan Center in Hind...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Authorities: Brush fires could be work of arsonist

HAZARD — Authorities are investigating whether a brush fire near a water pumping station prior to the Hwy. 15 and Morton Boulevard intersection ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Commodores move on in Sweet Sixteen
Commodores’ season comes to an end in Elite Eight

Commodores’ season comes to an end in Elite Eight

On Friday, the Perry County Central Commodores and the Scott Eagles took the floor at RuppArena in the state tournament’s Elite Eight. The Commo...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Lady Dores aim for region title

By Tony [email protected] the past several years, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores have been atop the region’s top softball ...

March 14th, 2017 updated: March 14th, 2017. |  


Lady Bulldogs aim to get on top

By Tony [email protected] Hazard Lady Bulldogs suffered through an uncharacteristic 5-22 season in 2016. The Lady Bulldogs will be looking ...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Lady Wildcats look to improve

By Tony [email protected] Buckhorn Lady Wildcat softball team will start the season with hopes of improving on their 3-26 record from last ...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Commodores to field experienced team to make state tourney

experienced teams in the region.Perry Central will put a predominately junior squad on the field, many of which have started since they were in grade ...

March 14th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Area Announcements
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Wedding Announcement
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Perry County youth honored

Most used scriptures of sinless in the flesh

By Oscar MinkTo present the Biblical teaching relative to the “Born again” person’s pursuit of holiness. Also to refute a popular an...

March 14th, 2017 |  


The Duties and Responsibliity of Parents

Hint #2. Train your child with all tenderness, affection, and patience.I do not mean that you are to spoil him, but I do mean that you should let him ...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Area Announcements

Miss/Mr Eastern Kentucky Pageant will be heldMiss/Mr Eastern Kentucky Pageant Saturday, March 11. Time: 2:00 Quality Inn (Ball Room) 200 Dawahare Dr. ...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Area Announcements

Perry County Retired Teachers MeetingPerry County Retired Teachers Meeting Thursday, March 2, 1:30 p.m. at New Hope Christian Center. New Retirees and...

February 28th, 2017 |  


The Duties of Parents

I believe that most professing Christians are acquainted with our sermon text. The sound of it is probably very familiar to your ears, like an old tun...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Are you Praying For The Church and Our Leaders

By J.W. BinionAre you praying for the church and its leaders? Are you praying for our nation and the duly elected leaders? If you did not yes to both ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


OPINION


US Running Out of Places to Borrow

As the federal debt has gone from astounding to unbelievable to incomprehensible, a new problem has emerged: The US government is actually running out...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Going Red for International Women’s Day

The ability of the communist left to consistently mislead and use an ever-wider group of people never ceases to amaze.I wrote a few weeks ago about th...

March 14th, 2017 |  


The Press Is Essential, Whether Presidents Like It or Not

The U.S. has a robust, free, and fair media. No wonder that makes Donald Trump angry.Trump has such notoriously thin skin that some have taken to call...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Intense Week 6 legislative session

Intense Week 6 legislative session

A flurry of activity stemming from committee meetings and the passage of bills marked a short but intense Week 6 of the Kentucky General Assembly. Alt...

March 14th, 2017 |  


My Church as a Social Club

Don’t get me wrong. Churches are much more than just social clubs. Yet the evidence suggests that our churches need to be social clubs.One of ou...

March 7th, 2017 |  


There Was Nothing Moderate About Trump’s Speech

Donald Trump began this recent speech to Congress with a line seemingly designed to appease his critics. “As we mark the conclusion of our celeb...

March 7th, 2017 |  


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