NEWS


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Scenes from Black Gold 2016

Community Choir seeks members

HAZARD — A community choir is being formed for citizens in Hazard and Perry County to promote and preserve choral singing in our area. The first...

September 20th, 2016 |  


One cop’s kindness

One cop’s kindness

HAZARD — A Hazard police officer is credited with going above and beyond the call to bring comfort to a distraught child during the Black Gold F...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Perry turns gold for child cancers

Perry turns gold for child cancers

HAZARD — September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Surprisingly, childhood cancers receive very little recognition in terms of awareness ef...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Fiscal Court meeting

Fiscal Court meeting

HAZARD — The Perry County Fiscal Court met on Sept. 13 to vote on several different agenda items. Judge Exec. Scott Alexander was present for th...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Woman charged with animal cruelty

Woman charged with animal cruelty

VIPER — The Perry County Sheriff’s Office say a complaint of two dogs not being cared for led to the arrest of one Perry County woman on a...

September 20th, 2016 |  


ARH’s web-services return to normal

HAZARD — Late last month a computer virus shut down Appalachian Regional Healthcare’s (ARH) web-services in its Kentucky and West Virginia...

September 20th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Dawgs maul Lady Owls

Hazard wins district match up over Leslie

The Hazard volleyball team (7-6) traveled to Hyden late last week to take on the Leslie County Lady Eagles (12-3). The Lady Bulldogs have been picking...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Lady Dawgs maul Lady Owls

Lady Dawgs maul Lady Owls

Early last week, the Hazard volleyball team hosted the Lady Owls of Owsley County. The Lady Bulldogs made quick work of the Lady Owls, downing them 2-...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Perry Central keeps unblemished record in Black Gold Cup

Perry Central keeps unblemished record in Black Gold Cup

The Hazard Bulldogs hosted the Perry County Central Commodores in this year’s Black Gold Cup. The Commodores have never lost a Black Gold Cup, o...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Commodores fall to Indians

Commodores fall to Indians

The Perry County Central football team hosted the winless Montgomery County Indians on Friday. Both teams were looking to get on the winning track.Per...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Hazard back on winning track

Hazard back on winning track

After dropping a hard game to Somerset last week, the Hazard Bulldog football team looked to get back on track with a win over Prestonsburg. Despite g...

September 20th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Area Announcements
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Wedding Announcement
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Perry County youth honored

The Deceitfullness Of Pride

Pride in a man’s heart is a seed bed which produces many a foul fruit. I will mention a few: “Arrogance,” (Proverbs 8:13), “Co...

September 13th, 2016 |  


Area Announcements

Napier-Pollard ReunionThe 27th annual Napier-Pollard Reunion will be held on Saturday, September 10 at Perry County Park Senior Citizen Building from ...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Rapture of The Saints

MEETING THE LORD IN THE AIRA great measure of harmony prevails between the pre-trib and post-trib views as to meeting Christ in the air. Both schools ...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Area Announcements

Retired Teachers MeetingThere will be a Retired Teachers Meeting at the New Hope Christian Center, Sept. 1 at 1:30 p.m. All retired teachers are urged...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Wedding Announcement

Wedding Announcement

Courtesy photoDalena Webb of Hazard, KY, and Chris Scaglione of Bronx, NY, were wed July 5, 2016, at the Caroline County Circuit Court in Denton, Mary...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Full Assurance of Faith

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 23rd, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Keen and Constant Vigilance

Local police are helpful, caring

Dear Editor,I just want to respond to all the bad press the police are getting. Am I the only one who thinks the victims are not innocent? I am sure t...

September 13th, 2016 |  


Overregulation is killing Kentucky jobs

Overregulation is killing Kentucky jobs

You can’t be a friend of Hillary Clinton and a friend of job creation in Kentucky. Any jobs plan for Kentucky would necessarily include repeal o...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Keen and Constant Vigilance

Keen and Constant Vigilance

What a jewel we have in the Waterfront Park! This summer, I visited it frequently with my grandchildren, Maya age 7 and Tyson age 5. The Adventure Pla...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Once-Broken Senate is Working Again

Once-Broken Senate is Working Again

After years of gridlock in our nation’s capital, in 2014 the voters chose to end the dysfunction in Washington by electing a Republican Senate. ...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Invest in a young person this year by serving as a mentor

Around the country children of all ages are soaking up the last days of summer, looking, or perhaps not looking forward to the beginning of another sc...

August 30th, 2016 |  


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