Hazard-Herald- RSS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/ http://hazard-herald.com/ Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:06:25 EST 1800 The Easter Bunny arrived early in Hazard http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3574845/The-Easter-Bunny-arrived-early-in-Hazard Photos by Gwendolyn Holliday | Hazard HeraldChildren rush to grab eggs in the “World's Largest Easter Egg Drop” in Perry County Park on Saturday April 12. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Sheriff’s office has new tip line http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3573858/Sheriffs-office-has-new-tip-line HAZARD- Residents of communities in Perry County now have a new way to contact local law enforcement if they have any tips about possible criminal activity. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST New hospital expansion prepares to open doors http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3573856/New-hospital-expansion-prepares-to-open-doors HAZARD—A more than $47 million expansion project to the Hazard ARH Hospital will begin opening its doors this week. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Residents petition for traffic light at Crawford Mtn. http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3574922/Residents-petition-for-traffic-light-at-Crawford-Mtn. HAZARD—Nearly two years after turning left to go down Crawford Mountain Road was made illegal, business owners and residents in the Airport Gardens area of Perry County have petitioned for a traffic light to be installed at the top of the road... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard topples Wolfe http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3573810/Hazard-topples-Wolfe The second round of the 14th region All “A” baseball tournament saw the Hazard Bulldogs take on the Wolfe County Wolves. The Bulldogs had little trouble disposing of the Wolves as they toppled them by the final count of... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Commodores upend Patriots http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3573839/Commodores-upend-Patriots On Saturday, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores took on the Knott Central Lady Patriots as part of the Swing Break tournament. The Lady Commodores put together a strong fifth inning to upend the Lady Patriots 7-1. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Commodores fall to Blackcats http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3573822/Commodores-fall-to-Blackcats Early in the week, the Perry County Central Commodores hosted the Prestonsburg Blackcats. The Commodores lost to the Blackcats in the opening week of the baseball season, and were looking for some revenge. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST One dead in Breathitt County collision http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3574245/One-dead-in-Breathitt-County-collision NOCTOR – On Saturday, April 12, 2014, at approximately 6:30p.m., Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard received a call of a collision on KY 30 East, in the Noctor community of Breathitt County. A KSP Trooper was dispatched to the scene to... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Mayor and judge-executive forum set for April 24 http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3574217/Mayor-and-judge-executive-forum-set-for-April-24 HAZARD – It is time once again for members of the community and aspiring leaders to prepare for a public forum to discuss visions and ideas for the future of Hazard and Perry County. InVision Hazard, Hazard Perry County Chamber of Commerce,... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Perry inches past Lee http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3573832/Perry-inches-past-Lee Last week, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores traveled to Beattyville to take on the Lee County Lady Bobcats. The Lady Commodores found themselves in quite a battle, and had to squash a late rally to inch past the Lady Bobcats 6-5. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Commodores down Dragons http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3573826/Commodores-down-Dragons Last Tuesday, the Perry County Central Commodores hosted the Harlan Green Dragons. The game was tight throughout, with the Commodores pulling out the 6-4 win. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard starts All ‘A’ with win over Buckhorn http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3573815/Hazard-starts-All-A-with-win-over-Buckhorn The Hazard Bulldogs began their quest for their eighth consecutive 14th region All “A” title with the Buckhorn Wildcats. The Bulldogs jumped out to the early lead, and cruised to the 7-0 win. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bulldogs roll over Bobcats http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3573801/Bulldogs-roll-over-Bobcats The Hazard Bulldogs took on the Lee County Bobcats in the semifinals of the 14th region All “A” baseball tournament. The Bulldogs had little trouble disposing of the Bobcats as they rolled to the 16-3 win. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Dores avenge early loss to Dawgs http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3573772/Dores-avenge-early-loss-to-Dawgs On Saturday, the Perry County Central Lady Commodore and Hazard Lady Bulldog softball teams hooked up for the second time this season. The Lady Bulldogs came away with the win in the first meeting. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard captures eighth straight All ‘A’ http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3573762/Hazard-captures-eighth-straight-All-A Late last week, the Hazard Bulldogs traveled to Wolfe County for the finals of the All “A” baseball championship. The Bulldogs took on the Cordia Lions in the 14th region title game. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Commodores take down Pirates http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3572432/Commodores-take-down-Pirates The Perry County Central Lady Commodores took on the Powell County Lady Pirates on Saturday as part of the Swing Break tournament. The game came down to who had the biggest rally in the fourth inning, with the nod going to the Lady... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard shocks Powell http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3572303/Hazard-shocks-Powell The Hazard Lady Bulldogs hooked up with the Powell County Lady Pirates as part of the Swing Break tournament on Saturday. The Lady Pirates looked to have the game all but wrapped up when the Lady Bulldogs shocked them with seven runs in the final... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Dawgs top Lady Patriots http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3572022/Lady-Dawgs-top-Lady-Patriots On Saturday, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs took on the Knott Central Lady Patriots in the Swing Break tournament at Perry Central. The Lady Bulldogs would get all the runs they would need to win the game in the first inning, and then fell back on their... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST It’s that time of year again—but I’m not buying in http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3572273/Its-that-time-of-year-againbut-Im-not-buying-in Here we go again coming off another UK basketball season and instead of the talk turning to UK baseball and softball, two of the most successful yet forgotten sports teams on campus, the attention from the various media entities that cover UK sports... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST County officials address voter fraud concerns http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3563867/County-officials-address-voter-fraud-concerns HAZARD—Perry County, like the rest of the Eastern Kentucky region, has been notoriously linked with election tampering allegations for years. In 2012, officials with the state Attorney General's office reportedly received dozens of calls... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST