PRESTONSBURG — A Harold man who was accused last month of raping and sodomizing a 9-year-old over a 16-month period found himself facing even more charges after a Floyd County grand jury reviewed the case.
HAZARD—For one of the first times in his 32-year coaching career, Perry Central Coach Randy Napier was nervous before a game.
HAZARD – Elected officials in a few Eastern Kentucky counties are continuing to give back to those who put their lives on the line for their country.
PRESTONSBURG — A Floyd County man and woman find themselves accused of drug trafficking, after police responded to a complaint that they were intoxicated at a local motel.
Despite the large representation of Southeastern Kentucky counties in the lowest rankings for overall child well-being, the region seems to have shown slight improvement in the child poverty epidemic that has been plaguing the area for decades,...
The Kentucky River Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living Aging Council gathered for their quarterly meeting on Dec. 3, during which some special annual awards were presented.
The Hazard Herald will have an opening in its editorial department at the end of the year, and the newspaper is currently accepting résumés.
As 2013 draws to a close, coal layoffs have continued and uncertainty has grown across Eastern Kentucky. But Hiring Our Miners Everyday (H.O.M.E.) continues its work to bring new job opportunities to the region’s laid-off coal miners at a...
HAZARD—Amid job cuts and mass layoffs, one regional program dedicated to helping people in financial straits keep warm in the winter months has actually not seen an increase in participants in the program this season.
HAZARD – Agriculture in Eastern Kentucky has a future, and it could lie with food production and livestock, noted Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer during a town hall meeting Tuesday in Perry County.
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