HAZARD — A public forum held by the Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) last week generated controversy and heated comments from local leaders.
HAZARD — Following last month's regular meeting of the Perry County Board of Education (BOE), the county is one step closer to having a new elementary school.
HAZARD — One local church hopes to extend a helping hand to people suffering from the effects of grief.
HAZARD—Activists and citizens alike in Hazard and Perry County are preparing for the international event “Take Back the Night,” which is coming to Hazard Wednesday, April 1.
MOREHEAD—The Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics at Morehead State University has selected 60 students for its Class of 2017.
HAZARD—It's a tale as old as time—well, at least as old as the beginning of the 20th Century, and a new theatre group at a local high school is preparing to tell it during their first official performance later this...
HAZARD—A grant to help the Hazard Police Department (HPD) eliminate fraudulent use of SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), also known as food stamps, led to multiple indictments at the end of March.
HAZARD — Officials with the Hazard Police Department (HPD) are investigating an overnight shooting.
HAZARD—A complaint filed in Perry County Circuit Court on Thursday has accused three local pharmacies and a number of named and unknown employees/owners as being “negligent” and “erroneous” in the filing of information in...
HAZARD — Concerns about the gasoline tax, Road Fund, and county water projects took center stage at this month's meeting of the Perry County Fiscal Court.
HAZARD — On March 9 several local families attended a very special graduation event at Roy G. Eversole Elementary.
DWARF — A meth bust on March 14 has led to three arrests in Dwarf.
Garrett– Many people like to have a purpose behind the work they do—a reason why they do that work and what keeps them doing it. For Garrett, Ky., native Shane Hamilton, having purpose behind the work he does is more like a life...
LONDON—The third man federally indicted last year in a Perry County “pill mill” case accepted a plea agreement this week, laying much of the blame at the feet of his former co-workers who were also indicted in the case.
HAZARD—Citizens in Hazard and Perry County now have two new, technology-driven ways to report crime and be alerted of crime and news in the area thanks two new services being offered by the Hazard Police Department (HPD) this month.
COMBS—Perry County first responders were quick to arrive on the scene of a construction site in the Combs community Monday afternoon after a worker at the site fell more than 20 feet into the construction work.
DWARF — Three people have been arrested following a meth lab bust Friday afternoon in the Dwarf community of Perry County.
HAZARD—For only the second time since the company's inception, the Commodore Players, Perry County Central High School's theatre troupe, will be treating audiences to not one, but two spring productions this year. The two one-act...
GLOMAWR—The long-awaited time has come for the near century-old Glomawr Bridge to bid Perry County adieu and make way for the new bridge in town.
HAZARD — Kentucky State Police (KSP) arrested two people when they discovered a one-step meth lab while investigating a home near Hazard on March 7.
HAZARD — Superintendent Jonathan Jett and Perry County Board of Education (BOE) Chairman John C. Combs recently responded to three complaints made in late February about the scheduling of the board's monthly meetings.
HAZARD — Superintendent Jonathan Jett, Perry County Board of Education members and Central Office staff would like to congratulate and recognize those students in the Perry County school system that participated in the county spelling bee.
HAZARD — The man accused of killing a 9-year-old boy in a DUI crash in January has now been indicted for capital murder.Jason Combs, age 36, of Hazard, was formally indicted by a Perry County grand jury on Feb. 27.
HAZARD — Following a special called meeting of the Perry County Fiscal Court last Thursday, the county has now assumed full ownership of the City of Vicco's water and sewer systems.
HAZARD—The Hazard Police Department (HPD) will become one of the first law enforcement services in the state this year to begin a new program geared toward stamping out Kentucky's ongoing issue with food stamp fraud.