Perry Board of Ed. recognizes state winners; talks Work Ready and West Perry

Perry Board of Ed. recognizes state winners; talks Work Ready and West Perry

HAZARD — Several topics were covered at the March 21 Perry County Board of Education meeting. All board members and Superintendent Jonathan Jett...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


New KY law seeks to bring a later start to the school year

New KY law seeks to bring a later start to the school year

FRANKFORT — Gov. Bevin signed Senate Bill 50 into law on March 21. This law is designed to encourage a later start for the school year in Kentuc...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Crossroads Family Health Clinic holds grand opening

Crossroads Family Health Clinic holds grand opening

HAZARD – Kentucky River Community Care (KRCC) held a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony for Crossroads Health Center, its new primary car...

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 |  


City Commission monthly meeting

City Commission monthly meeting

HAZARD — The Hazard City Commission held its monthly meeting Monday, with the City Commissioners and Mayor Lindon present. Regular monthly meeti...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Students at Robinson School help Hope House

Students at Robinson School help Hope House

HAZARD — Last week, Hope House received a visit from Robinson Elementary. Robinson’s third grade class and Eighth Grade Student Council tr...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Perry County Drug Court awarded $1.3 million

FRANKFORT – The Perry County Adult Drug Court program has been awarded a $1.3 million federal grant to help participants who are the most diffic...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Second Chance Mission needs the community’s support

Second Chance Mission needs the community’s support

HAZARD — The Second Chance Mission in Hazard is nearing its one-year anniversary of opening. It has served an average of 600 vouchers per month ...

March 17th, 2017 |  


JC Penney in Hazard is not on the list of stores to close this year

JC Penney in Hazard is not on the list of stores to close this year

HAZARD — In late February, JC Penney announced that approximately 140 stores in the United States will be closing. Right away, folks throughout ...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |