NEWS


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Hwy. 15 construction expands into Bonnyman
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HCTC success story: Crystal Haddix
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Sen. Turner meets with KVEC
HCTC success story: Crystal Haddix

HCTC success story: Crystal Haddix

Being a flight nurse is a dream come true for Crystal Haddix, and it was made possible by completing the Hazard Community and Technical College Nursin...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Oneida man arrested on drug charges

HAZARD — A Kentucky State Police (KSP) traffic stop led to the arrest of a Oneida man for drug-related charges.According to a police citation, o...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Perry County citizens plan events to help Hope House

Perry County citizens plan events to help Hope House

HAZARD — Earlier this year, the Corner Haven Crisis Center, also known as the Homeless Shelter in Hazard, closed. Although KRCC did step-in to p...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Boil water advisory issued for Woodland Park

HAZARD — The City of Hazard has issued a boil water advisory for all of Woodland Park on Monday.The advisory was put in place so workers could f...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Legislation in KY House of Reps seeks to regulate power bills

Legislation in KY House of Reps seeks to regulate power bills

FRANKFORT — Two legislative measures have been filed with the Kentucky House of Representatives in attempt to reduce the increasing rates Kentuc...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Bulldogs run past Tigers

Bulldogs drop two to end regular season

The Hazard Bulldogs played a pair of games in the final week of the regular season. The Bulldogs went on the road to take on the Letcher Central Couga...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Lady Commodores leave Lady Cavaliers in their wake

Lady Commodores leave Lady Cavaliers in their wake

The Perry County Central Lady Commodores concluded their regular season with the Jenkins Lady Cavaliers. The game was close in the first half, with th...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Commodores stage comeback against Bobcats

The Perry County Central Commodores played their last road game last week in Jackson as they took on the Breathitt County Bobcats. The Commodores fell...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Mustangs stamped past Hornets

The R. W. Combs Mustangs and the Viper Hornets met on the hardwood Wednesday night in the 6th grade tournament. The Mustangs controlled the tempo of t...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Wildcats start tourney with a win

Wildcats start tourney with a win

By Tony [email protected] Buckhorn Wildcats and the Willard Warhawks kicked off the 6th grade county tournament. The Wildcats started with ...

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


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Area Announcements
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Wedding Announcement
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Perry County youth honored

Message of Grace ( Continued)

I would lay it down fully and broadly, that a true Christian, a converted man, may reach that comfortable degree of faith in Christ, that in general h...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Scripture gives a message of grace

By J.C. Ryle“I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I hav...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Area Announcements

Mennonite ChoirOn Feb. 12 at 11 a.m., the Mennonite Choir, consisting of 51 members, will be singing at Petrey memorial. Petrey is located on 141 Alto...

February 7th, 2017 |  


The Beatitudes Conclusion

Observe carefully and you will see that each one rises above those which precede it. The first Beatitude is by no meansso elevated as the third, nor t...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Area Announcements

HHS Open HouseHazard High School will have Open House on Wednesday, February 15 from 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. at the school. Parents may pick up midterm ...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Area Announcements

Memorial ServiceThere will be a Memorial Service for Fr. Rock Travnikar, O.F.M. on Saturday, January 28, at 4 p.m., at Mother of Good Counsel Church i...

January 24th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Will the Real Donald Trump Please Stand Up?

Last week President Donald Trump spoke to the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C., as his predecessors have consistently done since 1953. Ca...

February 14th, 2017 |  


It’s 1984 in Trumplandia

Tromp-tromp-tromp — troops are marching to battles. Boom-boom-boom — bombs are blowing up communities. Whoooosh — poisonous gas is b...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Why Cancer Screenings Matter

Why Cancer Screenings Matter

I look at cancer screenings in two important ways.As a health care executive, who has spent much of my career studying the data on quality health outc...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Kentuckians need barrier-free access to quit smoking for good

Kentuckians need barrier-free access to quit smoking for good

In Kentucky, you don’t have to look far to see the negative impacts of smoking. With more than a quarter of Kentuckians regularly lighting up, w...

February 7th, 2017 |  


What I saw outside the abortion clinic

Have you ever gone to an event expecting one thing only to find out that it was something entirely different? That was my day on Friday and I don̵...

February 7th, 2017 |  


20 years ago I ran on real issues, but came off too strong

Dear Editor,Nearly twenty years ago, I dabbled in local politics. Looking back, I ran on some real issues but might have come on a little too strong. ...

February 6th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA