Hwy 15 construction starts July 25

Hwy 15 construction starts July 25

HAZARD — After a long period of discussion and planning, work to expand Highway 15 in Perry County will finally begin on Monday, July 25. Motori...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Big Sandy Small Business Expo Set for Aug. 19 at Jenny Wiley

Community partners are gearing up this month for an event that is aimed at helping small businesses grow and thrive in Eastern Kentucky.The first ever...

July 19th, 2016 |  


HCTC student says college experience was life changing

HCTC student says college experience was life changing

Kristin Baker left her Lexington home to move to her hometown of Hazard with no job and no specific plan other than getting out of a domestic violence...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Mountain Community Pharmacy holds grand opening

Mountain Community Pharmacy holds grand opening

MOREHEAD—-After Carrie Combs graduated from West Virginia University School of Pharmacy in 2007, she immediately entered the work force for a lo...

July 19th, 2016 |  


“Pokemon Go” Attracting Kentucky State Park Visitors

FRANKFORT — Players of the new “Pokemon Go” game are having luck catching virtual creatures at Kentucky State Parks.The game encoura...

July 19th, 2016 |  


UPIKE-KYCO faculty certified preceptor for laser certification

UPIKE-KYCO faculty certified preceptor for laser certification

PIKEVILLE – Gregory S. Moore, O.D., was recently approved by the Kentucky Board of Optometry as a preceptor for licensed doctors of optometry ap...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Local couple helps cemetery

Local couple helps cemetery

HAZARD — Last week, the Hazard Herald published an article about a Facebook group Cheryl Spurlock started to connect people with loved ones buri...

July 19th, 2016 updated: July 19th, 2016. |  


Wanted fugitive caught

Wanted fugitive caught

BUSY — The Perry County Sheriff’s Department (PCSD) is thanking the public’s help in catching a wanted fugutive.Albert Couch, 39, fi...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Update on Hardburly mudslide

Update on Hardburly mudslide

HARDBURLY — Last month, the Hazard Herald published an article detailing a mudslide, which occurred in the Hardburly community of Perry County. ...

July 19th, 2016 updated: July 19th, 2016. |  


Fort Br. water project begins

Fort Br. water project begins

HAZARD — The citizens of Fort Branch in Perry County have fought for a long time to bring public water to their community. According to the Perr...

July 19th, 2016 |