NEWS


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From Hazard to Neverland
Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

HAZARD — A traffic stop lead to a drug arrest of one Pippa Passes woman on Aug. 12 after police say they discovered several different types of p...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Vicco Bash set to kick off Sept. 3

VICCO — The City of Vicco is gearing up for their annual Vicco Bash. There will be food, fun and fireworks for the whole family.Normally the Vic...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Cameron’s Run 2016

Cameron’s Run 2016

CHAVIES — The annual Cameron Hoskins 5k/10k Run/Walk was held Aug. 20 in Chavies to benefit the Cameron Hoskins Foundation. The weather for the ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Police recover stolen trailer

JACKSON — Local law enforcement are thanking the public’s help in locating a stolen trailer belonging to the Kiwanis Club of Hazard.The tr...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Run for the Hills underway

Run for the Hills underway

HAZARD — Run for the Hills is an annual charity challenge organized by the Foundation for Appalachian Kentucky. Each year, between Aug. 1 and Oc...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Perry Central goes 1-2 in Smoky Mountain Cup

Over the weekend, the Perry County Central Lady Commodore soccer team traveled to Gatlinburg, Tennessee for the Smoky Mountain Cup. The Lady Commodore...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Lady Dores give coach 100th win

Going into Tuesday’s soccer game with Breathitt County, Perry Central coach Kevin Whitman needed one more win to hit the 100 mark. Despite the s...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Lady Commodores kick off season with a bang

Lady Commodores kick off season with a bang

Early last week, the Perry Central Lady Commodore soccer team hosted the Buckhorn Lady Wildcats. It was the first game of the season for the Lady Comm...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Lady Bulldogs rebound after rocky start

The Hazard Lady Bulldog soccer team played a pair of games last week. The Lady Bulldogs got off to a rocky start losing to the North Laurel Lady Jagua...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Lady Commodores fall to Lady Eagles

Late last week, the Perry County Central Lady Commodore volleyball team went on the road for their first district match up. The Lady Commodores would ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Perry Central opens season with road loss

The Perry County Central Lady Commodores kicked off their 2016 volleyball season on the road at Jenkins. The Lady Commodores were an unknown coming in...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Perry County youth honored
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Farewell to the Franciscans

Area Announcements

Dulcimer Club RehearsalsThe Perry County Dulcimer Club will resume rehearsals Thursday, August 11 at 5:30 p.m. at the Lothair United Methodist Church....

August 16th, 2016 |  


Assurance of Hope

In the tenth chapter of the Epistle to the Hebrews, verses 19 to 22, are found the words which we will consider together as the theme of this present ...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Dulcimer Club RehearsalsThe Perry County Dulcimer Club will resume rehearsals Thursday, August 11 at 5:30 p.m. at the Lothair United Methodist Church....

August 9th, 2016 |  


Jenkins will hold reenactment

The sounds of muskets and cannons will reverberate once again at Pound Gap on August 6 and 7, as they were over one hundred and fifty years ago, durin...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Perry County youth honored

Perry County youth honored

Ary resident Layne Stacy has been named a Kentucky Youth Storytelling Torchbearer by the Kentucky Storytelling Association (KSA). He will receive a $1...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Area Announcements

Hazard High School Orientation Schedule Location: The ForumWednesday, August 3,10th Grade at 10 a.m.9th Grade at 1 p.m.HMS Orientation ScheduleHAZARD ...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


OPINION


Kentucky Should Add Scholarship Tax Credits to its Back-To-School List

As students across Kentucky begin a new school year, many cannot wait to see their friends and reunite with their favorite teachers. Some are excited ...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Important to Know the Facts Before Reacting

It is often good practice to take a deep breath and examine all the facts before forming an opinion and taking to social media to lash out in anger or...

August 9th, 2016 |  


New Coal Job Loss Numbers Highlight The Choice Kentuckians Face

Today’s coal jobs report is deeply unsettling. Last week as I traveled throughout Eastern Kentucky, I witnessed the devastation caused by the Wa...

August 9th, 2016 updated: August 10th, 2016. |  


With Senate Democrats’ Cooperation, Congress Can Pass Anti-Zika Efforts

With Senate Democrats’ Cooperation, Congress Can Pass Anti-Zika Efforts

Like many Kentuckians, I am concerned about the growing threat of Zika virus in this country. As we head deeper into the summer, infected mosquitos ar...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor and others

To Brittany, James and Randy, also the State Police and City Police;I am terribly sorry for what i did on July 6th, 2016. I was following my brother b...

July 29th, 2016 |  


A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

FRANKFORT – Over the years, I have been proud to sponsor or support a number of educational programs, from the Kentucky Education Reform Act to ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


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