NEWS


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Crazy clouds over Hazard

AG Beshear Provides $400,000 to Mountain Comprehensive Care Center

PIKEVILLE — Attorney General Andy Beshear joined House Speaker Greg Stumbo, of Prestonsburg, today in Pikeville to present Mountain Comprehensiv...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Kentucky College of Optometry faculty present at state meeting

PIKEVILLE – University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Optometry faculty members Eilene E. Kinzer, O.D., M.Ed., VFL, FAAO, and Gregory S. Moore...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Drop-in center holds soft opening

Drop-in center holds soft opening

HAZARD — Kentucky River Community Care (KRCC) held a soft open for their Youth Drop-In Center, named The Sapling Center, on June 1. The drop-in ...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Workforce investment update run by legislative panel

FRANKFORT — Lawmakers received a rundown of a newly created $100 million workforce development bond pool and a $15 million dual credit scholarsh...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Star gets help from Hazard kid

Star gets help from Hazard kid

Photo by Jamie Knight:Luke Combs got some help singing his hit Hurricane Saturday night in Bristol, Tennessee from 10-year old Jaron Knight of Hazard....

June 21st, 2016 |  


Thursdays on the Triangle this week

Thursdays on the Triangle this week

HAZARD — June 23 is the date for the next Thursdays on the Triangle celebration. Thursdays on the Triangle is a mini festival taking place every...

June 21st, 2016 updated: June 23rd, 2016. |  


SPORTS


Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Three good stream floats for smallmouth bass

FRANKFORT – Fishing for many species slows in the daytime hours during the heat of summer, but smallmouth bass who inhabit Kentucky streams bite...

June 21st, 2016 |  


MSU hosts 2016 Athletics Golf Outing

MOREHEAD - More than 100 people participated in the annual Morehead State Athletics Golf Outing on Saturday at Eagle Trace Golf Course. The crowd incl...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Calipari selected to ad hoc committee on NCAA selection process

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Weeks after Kentucky Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart was selected as a member of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball ...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Bulldogs get first round win in Sweet Sixteen

Bulldogs get first round win in Sweet Sixteen

The Hazard Bulldogs kicked off their 2016 state baseball tournament with a familiar foe, the North Laurel Jaguars. The Bulldogs defeated the Jaguars 4...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Local soccer players end club season undefeated

Local soccer players end club season undefeated

Throughout the spring, several local soccer players have been participating with the Kentucky Rush U-16 soccer club. Perry Central goalie Chancey Fran...

June 14th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Veterans Honoring Veterans
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First birthday

The Glorious Gospel

“But if our gospel be hid, it is hid to them that are lost: In whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Area Announcements

Women’s Fellowship booth at FairThe Christian Women’s Fellowship of First Baptist Chruch Town Mountain will have a booth set up at the sec...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Now Is The Accepted Time

Serving God is not for spare time, when there is nothing else to do. With God there is no “Spare time”, and the faithful know God has not ...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Area Announcements

Vacation Bible SchoolThe Bulan Community Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School on June 13-17 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. All ages are welcome ...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Thieves of Time

Someone has said, “Procrastination is the thief of time.” It is without doubt that a lot of time is lost due to procrastination, but procr...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Area Announcements

Vacation Bible SchoolThe Bulan Community Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School on June 13-17 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. All ages are welcome ...

May 31st, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Kentucky: Trial Lawyer Haven

Trump’s ‘Realty Check’ on Climate

ewsflash: Donald Trump isn’t as retrograde on climate change as we thought. It turns out he’s well aware of the dangers of global warming ...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Kentucky is Once Again at the Forefront in Hemp Production

As senators from Kentucky, we’ve been fortunate to meet many of the farmers who help make our state work. Agriculture is a vital part of Kentuck...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Even on Sundays

Dear Editor,This past Sunday there was wind and rain at the foot of Duane Mountain. This quick moving storm knocked down a giant tree, 40 feet high an...

June 13th, 2016 |  


Even on Sundays

Dear Editor,This past Sunday there was wind and rain at the foot of Duane Mountain. This quick moving storm knocked down a giant tree, 40 feet high an...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Vietnam in the Rear View Mirror

There were 2,709,918 Americans who served in the Vietnam War. Of that number approximately 850,000 are alive. The youngest is 54. Because there were s...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Horse Racing’s Shame — And Ours

One horse was already dead as Pramedya saddled up for the fourth undercard race of the 2016 Preakness Stakes, an annual Triple Crown race held in Balt...

June 7th, 2016 |  


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