Hazard-Herald- RSS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/ http://hazard-herald.com/ Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:19:23 EST 1800 Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152135772/Letter-to-the-Editor Dear Editor, Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:25:31 EST Area gymnastics score big http://hazard-herald.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/152132413/Area-gymnastics-score-big Studios Unlimited gymnast Ian Montgomery looks to hit his spot on the trampoline during the Mardi Gras Invitational. Montgomery finished with a pair of first place medals and a second place. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:55:31 EST Area gymnastics score big http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152131567/Area-gymnastics-score-big On Saturday, Studios Unlimited Tumbling based out of Mount Sterling, and with a branch in Perry County, participated in the Mardi Gras Invitational Tumbling and Trampoline Meet in Morehead. More than 300 competitors from Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:45:31 EST Dores end Dawgs’ season with district win http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152130188/Dores-end-Dawgs-season-with-district-win The Perry County Central Commodores and the Hazard Bulldogs hooked up in the opening round of the 54th District last week. The two teams met twice during the regular season, with each team going home with a win on the other's floor. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:10:31 EST Dogs and Gators stand between UK and 31-0 season http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152129039/Dogs-and-Gators-stand-between-UK-and-31-0-season Brace yourselves folks—the end of the 2014-15 regular season of college basketball is clearly in sight, and the drama and suspense is gaining momentum every day the sun comes up across the Commonwealth. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 14:45:34 EST Lady Dores fall http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152128472/Lady-Dores-fall On Thursday, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores hit the floor for the championship game of the girls' 54th District. Their opponent on this night would be the Leslie County Lady Eagles. The two teams did not play during the regular... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 14:10:32 EST Buckhorn holds off Leslie to advance to title game http://hazard-herald.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/152128191/Buckhorn-holds-off-Leslie-to-advance-to-title-game Buckhorn's Shannon Blank passes out the trap during the opening round of the 54th district tournament. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:55:31 EST Buckhorn advances to title game http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152127916/Buckhorn-advances-to-title-game Last week, the Buckhorn Wildcats took on the Leslie County Eagles in the opening round of the 54th District boys' tournament. The two teams met twice during the regular season, with the Wildcats coming away with one-point wins... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:50:33 EST Commodores come away with 54th District title http://hazard-herald.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/152127507/Commodores-come-away-with-54th-District-title The 2015 54th district champions, the Perry County Central Commodores.Buckhorn's Dylan Cole tries to get around Perry Central's Matthew Turner during the championship game of the 54th district. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:25:32 EST Dores take 54th district http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/152127072/Dores-take-54th-district On Friday, the 2015 54th District title came down to a battle between the Perry County Central Commodores and the Buckhorn Wildcats. The two teams met twice during the regular season, with the Commodores narrowly escaping each time. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:20:33 EST City lifts boil water advisory for some http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152122059/City-lifts-boil-water-advisory-for-some HAZARD — The City of Hazard lifted a boil water advisory originally issued on Feb. 26 for all of the Hazard Water System except for Coal Harbor, Grapevine, Krypton, Big Willard, and Chavies. A boil water advisory is still in effect for those... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:05:31 EST Crews continue to work to restore water http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/152075522/Crews-continue-to-work-to-restore-water HAZARD—The original plan to restore water to Perry County which was discussed at the Hazard City Commission meeting on Wednesday has hit a snag, according to city officials. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:35:33 EST ‘Monologues’ production to shed light on sexual assault issues http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152069865/Monologues-production-to-shed-light-on-sexual-assault-issues Enjoy an evening out while contributing to a great cause in Hazard, Kentucky on Thursday, March 5, 2014. On this date, V-Day Hazard will deliver its annual benefit performance of Eve Ensler's critically acclaimed play, “The Vagina... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:55:34 EST Officials give commissioners water update http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/152055146/Officials-give-commissioners-water-update HAZARD—“This city is lucky to have the dedicated people that we have that's done work during this crisis—and we have had a crisis,” Hazard City Manager Grady Varney said of the ongoing water issues in Perry County during... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:50:32 EST InVision Hazard accepting applications to leadership program http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152050911/InVision-Hazard-accepting-applications-to-leadership-program InVision Hazard, a citizen's action group focused on the revitalization of Hazard's historic downtown, will offer an innovative, hands-on leadership training program beginning in early March. The program is open to high school and college... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:45:32 EST Blindsided http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/152017413/Blindsided As I type today, I am grounded at home by all the snow. The beautiful flakes pouring down are a beaut to see but literally stop everything in its tracks. Our office is closed as well as schools, clinics and other businesses. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:10:32 EST Perry eliminates Buckhorn http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/152019709/Perry-eliminates-Buckhorn The second game of the girls' 54th district tournament featured the Perry County Central Lady Commodores and the Buckhorn Lady Wildcats. The Lady Wildcats would enter the game shorthanded due to a previous incident. The lack of ball handlers... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:05:31 EST Begley finishes in top two http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152020070/Begley-finishes-in-top-two State runner-up Gabe Begley finished second at the 2015 Kentucky State Youth Wrestling Championships. Spencer Bailey placed third and Ian Montgomery finished fourth of the six wrestlers Perry County advanced to the state tournament. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:55:32 EST County BOE talks missed school days, alters calendar http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/151997339/County-BOE-talks-missed-school-days-alters-calendar HAZARD —This year's record-breaking winter storm has delivered one of its biggest blows to the Perry County School System. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:30:37 EST Cats face toughest test left in regular season http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152022994/Cats-face-toughest-test-left-in-regular-season Now that we've survived the blizzard of 2015, or at least I think we have the worse part of it behind us, the Commonwealth's sports fans can get back to closely following their beloved Kentucky Wildcats' march toward what hopefully... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:30:36 EST