KY Power grant to support students

KY Power grant to support students

PIKEVILLE — Kentucky Power on Thursday delivered $10,000 to the Governor’s Scholars program to the statewide educational and leadership en...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Hazard’s teenage weatherman recognized by Gov. Bevin

Hazard’s teenage weatherman recognized by Gov. Bevin

HAZARD — Chris Hall, a teenage weatherman from Hazard, was recently recognized by Gov. Matt Bevin on being the youngest meteorologist in the sta...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Update: Bill to require smoking cessation coverage with KY insurance plans

FRANKFORT — The Hazard Herald previously reported on Senate Bill 89, which is a bill aimed at assuring all Kentucky health plans, including Medi...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


A bill up for vote in KY House of Reps. seeks to repeal Common Core

A bill up for vote in KY House of Reps. seeks to repeal Common Core

FRANKFORT — A comprehensive piece of legislation was received Feb. 21 on the Kentucky House of Representatives floor. Senate Bill 1 focuses on a...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Hwy. 15 construction expands into Bonnyman

Hwy. 15 construction expands into Bonnyman

BONNYMAN — Road construction to broaden Hwy. 15 near Hazard has expanded. On Feb. 21, the road crew began shifting traffic patterns on Hwy. 15 b...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Gov. Bevin Joins in Filing Amicus Brief in Second Amendment Case Before Supreme Court

FRANKFORT – Gov. Matt Bevin has joined with 25 other states in filing an amicus brief in Peruta v. San Diego County, an important Second Amendme...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Grimes Makes Official Kentucky Voter Turnout in 2016 Presidential Election

FRANKFORT – Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes confirmedTuesday nearly 60 percent of Kentucky voters cast ballots in last November’...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Emergency road aid funds announced for slip repairs in Perry County

FRANKFORT – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) announced today that $13,000 in Rural Secondary Road Aid emergency funds will be used for...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Bill to protect officers passes

Bill to protect officers passes

FRANKFORT — The Kentucky House of Representatives has voted in favor of House Bill 14, also known as the “Blue Lives Matter” bill. T...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Hazard ranks in Top 10 best city to retire in Kentucky

HAZARD — According to a recent study done by SmartAsset, Hazard ranks in the Top 10 places to retire in Kentucky. SmartAsset conducted research ...

February 21st, 2017 |