Hazard-Herald- RSS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/ http://hazard-herald.com/ Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:40:14 EST 1800 Bulldogs slay Dragons http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150157960/Bulldogs-slay-Dragons On Friday, the Hazard Bulldogs hosted the Harlan Green Dragons in what turned out to be not much of a game. However, running back Brandon Jones set a new Hazard all-time rushing record. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:58:03 EST Hazard rolls over Buckhorn http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150158615/Hazard-rolls-over-Buckhorn Last week, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs hosted the Buckhorn Lady Wildcats. The Lady Bulldogs made quick work of the Lady Wildcats as they swept the match 3-0. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:53:09 EST Hazard goes 3-0 in East/West Throwdown http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150158657/Hazard-goes-3-0-in-East/West-Throwdown On Saturday, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs traveled to Letcher Central to participate in the East/West Throwdown volleyball tournament. The Lady Bulldogs took on Knott Central, Perry Central and Jenkins and came away with a 3-0 record. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:53:04 EST Hazard avenges loss to Perry http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150158237/Hazard-avenges-loss-to-Perry Last week, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs and the Perry County Central Lady Commodores hooked up on the volleyball court. The Lady Bulldogs held a 2-1 season lead, but lost the last game to the Lady Commodores. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:40:04 EST Perry ends season with 10-0 win over Breathitt http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150158875/Perry-ends-season-with-10-0-win-over-Breathitt Last week, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores hosted the Breathitt County Lady Bobcats in their final soccer match of the season. The Lady Commodores made quick work of the Lady Bobcats pulling off the “mercy rule” with the 10-0 win,... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:35:06 EST Perry goes 2-1 in throwdown http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150158998/Perry-goes-2-1-in-throwdown On Saturday, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores traveled to Letcher Central to participate in the East/West Throwdown. The Lady Commodores took on the Jenkins Lady Cavaliers, the Knott Central Lady Patriots and the Hazard Lady Bulldogs, and when... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:32:02 EST Will the 5-1 Cats hit a wall in the 2nd half of the season? http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150159060/Will-the-5-1-Cats-hit-a-wall-in-the-2nd-half-of-the-season Don't let the headline fool or confuse you, but I feel it is a valid question that must be ask at this point and it will be very interesting to follow over the next one and a half months. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:31:04 EST Perry downs Buckhorn http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150158559/Perry-downs-Buckhorn Last week, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores took on the Buckhorn Lady Wildcats in a volleyball match. The Lady Commodores swept the match in straight games 3-0. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:31:02 EST TECO Energy sells TECO Coal for $170 mil. http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150227685/TECO-Energy-sells-TECO-Coal-for-$170-mil. HAZARD—Perry County Coal Corporation, a subsidiary of TECO Coal, will have a new owner by year's end according to a press release from TECO Energy on Monday. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:26:06 EST AG announces training on domestic, sex assault crimes http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150163697/AG-announces-training-on-domestic-sex-assault-crimes Attorney General Jack Conway and his Office of Victims Advocacy announced on Monday the start of a week-long conference being held to train police and prosecutors on the current trends and issues involving crimes of domestic violence and sexual... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 01:53:07 EST Zombies invade Hazard http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle/150151078/Zombies-invade-Hazard Fans of the AMC show “The Walking Dead” were invited to a zombie watch party hosted over the weekend at the Hazard Community and Technical College by the Student Government Association (SGA) to celebrate the start of the show's... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:33:05 EST ‘Master Class’ on hiring Ky. performing artists to be held http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150163825/Master-Class-on-hiring-Ky.-performing-artists-to-be-held FRANKFORT— Presenters of the performing arts have the opportunity to work one-on-one with some of Kentucky's top performing artists through a unique event created by the Kentucky Arts Council and offered free to groups and organizations... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:57:07 EST Perry County Central honors AP scholars http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150163298/Perry-County-Central-honors-AP-scholars The College Board's Advanced Placement (AP) Program® provides motivated and academically prepared students with the opportunity to take rigorous college-level courses while they are still in high school. By doing so, students can earn... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:56:06 EST Grand jury hands down 22 indictments http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150061378/Grand-jury-hands-down-22-indictments HAZARD — One person charged with sexual abuse topped the list of indictments the Perry County grand jury returned in September. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:55:14 EST HCTC hires Jennifer Lutes as math faculty http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150163569/HCTC-hires-Jennifer-Lutes-as-math-faculty Jennifer Lutes of Beattyville is a new math instructor at Hazard Community and Technical College with an attitude of service instilled in her. “I want to be the best teacher and advisor that I can be. I plan on learning as much as possible each... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:55:07 EST HCTC announces surgical tech conference schedule http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150163190/HCTC-announces-surgical-tech-conference-schedule Anyone interested in a career in the Surgical Technology field at Hazard Community and Technical College is invited to attend a pre-admission conference. A pre-admission conference is an informal group conference for the purpose of providing... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:54:06 EST Books and more http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle/150163374/Books-and-more On October 12th, 1492, Christopher Columbus first landed on what would be called the New World, and later the Americas. His discoveries changed the way that people thought about their world. As we remember this groundbreaking event in human history,... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:40:05 EST HCTC success story: Patricia Seeba http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150163125/HCTC-success-story:-Patricia-Seeba Patricia Seeba finished the ninth grade, got married, had two children, and made money by detailing cars, baking cakes, making jelly. After a bad marriage, she had to depend upon federal assistance for housing and food. She looks forward to her future... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:31:14 EST McTeacher’s Night raises more than $1,000 http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150150959/McTeachers-Night-raises-more-than-$1000 HAZARD—Teachers and students from one Perry County grade school came out to McDonald's on Combs Road Monday night in support of a little girl fighting for her life against leukemia. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:01:08 EST Promise zone officials talk STEM with Challenger Center http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150159490/Promise-zone-officials-talk-STEM-with-Challenger-Center Sandi Curd, Program Coordinator of the Kentucky Highlands Promise Zone, visited the Challenger Learning Center of Kentucky on Friday, October 3rd to learn about the Challenger Center's Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:53:08 EST