Bill seeks to make idling car legal in KY

Bill seeks to make idling car legal in KY

FRANKFORT — Starting a vehicle to let it warm up and defrost is a common practice during winter months. However, since 1942, people engaging in ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Kaitlyn Epperson of PCC places 2nd overall in KY Regional Braille Challenge

Kaitlyn Epperson of PCC places 2nd overall in KY Regional Braille Challenge

LOUISVILLE — On Feb. 16, students from across the state gathered on the campus of the Kentucky School for the Blind in Louisville to participate...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


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 |