Hazard-Herald- RSS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/ http://hazard-herald.com/ Sun, 19 Apr 2015 15:32:06 EST 1800 HCTC nursing receives 100 percent pass rate http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152990189/HCTC-nursing-receives-100-percent-pass-rate The Hazard Community and Technical College Nursing Program December 2014 ADN (registered nursing) class has achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN). HCTC President Dr. Steve Greiner and Donna Combs,... Sun, 19 Apr 2015 14:35:32 EST Hazard, Perry Co. thank winter workers http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/152985997/Hazard-Perry-Co.-thank-winter-workers HAZARD—Folks with InVision Hazard sacrificed some of their beauty sleep Friday morning to help serve some of those workers who diligently served the City of Hazard and Perry County during what some say was one of the worst winter storms in a... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:50:31 EST Police arrest three at Hazard hotel http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152984942/Police-arrest-three-at-Hazard-hotel HAZARD—Police arrested three people Thursday afternoon after discovering illicit drugs and three small children—one of whom was allegedly also intoxicated—in a hotel room in Hazard. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:15:31 EST Caudill receives final sentencing http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152969655/Caudill-receives-final-sentencing HAZARD—Emotions flared and tears were shed as Billie Caudill faced the family and friends of a couple she has been accused of killing in a wreck that resulted in the death of three people. During a final sentencing hearing on Thursday in Perry... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:00:31 EST Soap box derby offers more this year http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/152947788/Soap-box-derby-offers-more-this-year HAZARD—Young ladies and gentlemen, get ready to start your—motorless cars rolling downhill. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:30:31 EST Kentucky’s small business winners announced http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152812340/Kentuckys-small-business-winners-announced KENTUCKY – Mr. Scott Shinn, President and CEO of Sustainment Solutions, Inc. (SSI) in Lancaster, KY, has been named the SBA 2015 Kentucky Small Business Person of the Year by the Kentucky District Office of the U.S. Small Business... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:50:32 EST Mayors honor local volunteers http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152861112/Mayors-honor-local-volunteers HAZARD — Last Tuesday, City of Hazard Mayor Jimmy Lindon and City of Buckhorn Mayor Pat Wooton approved a proclamation to set April 7 as National Service Recognition Day to celebrate volunteerism and to encourage residents to recognize the... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:25:31 EST Hazard student chosen for Gatton Academy http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152815674/Hazard-student-chosen-for-Gatton-Academy One student in Perry County has been selected to be a student for the 2017 class in a prestigious math and science academy in the Commonwealth. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:05:31 EST EKU students map downtown Hazard, river http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152893733/EKU-students-map-downtown-Hazard-river HAZARD—A group of students from Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) visited Hazard at the end of March to map the downtown of the City of Hazard and the North Fork of the Kentucky River that flows along beside it as part of their class's... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:45:31 EST Public invited to Action Research Summit http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152862656/Public-invited-to-Action-Research-Summit HAZARD — The Kentucky Valley Education Cooperative (KVEC) and Hazard Independent Schools have invited the public to attend an Action Research Summit at the Pikeville EXPO Center in Pikeville on April 21. The event is scheduled for 9... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:45:31 EST Two arrested in Vicco burglary http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152859446/Two-arrested-in-Vicco-burglary VICCO — Two people have been arrested following a burglary in the Vicco community of Perry County. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:20:32 EST Commodores slay Dragons http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152895879/Commodores-slay-Dragons Last week, the Perry County Central Commodores hosted the Harlan Green Dragons in high school baseball action. The Commodores scored early, and often, as they slayed the Green Dragons 12-2 in six innings. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:50:31 EST Commodores edged by Hawks http://hazard-herald.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/152895621/Commodores-edged-by-Hawks Perry Central's Braxton Cottongame took the mound for the Commodores in a game against Pike Central.Commodore catcher Ronnie Long takes the hit, and holds on to record the out at the plate. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:45:34 EST Commodores edged by Hawks http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152895216/Commodores-edged-by-Hawks The Perry County Central Commodores played a pair of games on Saturday. In their first game, they were able to take down the Breathitt County Bobcats 10-0. However, the Pike County Central Hawks would not be so easy as they came up on the short end of... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:40:31 EST Perry blanks Breathitt http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152895099/Perry-blanks-Breathitt On Saturday, the Perry County Central Commodores had an afternoon game with the Breathitt County Bobcats. The Commodores had little trouble disposing of the Bobcats as they needed but five innings to bring the game to a close (10-0). Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:30:32 EST Bulldogs fall to Cavaliers in finals http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152894885/Bulldogs-fall-to-Cavaliers-in-finals Hazard's Destiny Walker steps in front of a team mate for the catch during the All “A” tournament.Hazard shortstop Jordan Fugate makes the play in the field. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:25:32 EST Bulldogs fall to Cavaliers in finals http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152894538/Bulldogs-fall-to-Cavaliers-in-finals The Hazard Lady Bulldogs entered the championship game of the All “A” softball tournament with a big win over Owsley County (17-0). The Lady Bulldogs would take on the Jenkins Lady Cavilers in the title game. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:20:38 EST Lady Dawgs open All ‘A’ with big win http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152894409/Lady-Dawgs-open-All-A-with-big-win The Hazard Lady Bulldogs started the softball All “A” tournament with the Owsley County Lady Owls. It would be all Lady Dawgs from the very beginning as they were able to shut out the Lady Owls 17-0 to advance to the finals on... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:10:35 EST Hazard advances with rout of Lee http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/152894339/Hazard-advances-with-rout-of-Lee The Hazard Bulldogs' semifinal match up with the Lee County Bobcats would be a rout for the Bulldogs. Hazard would score 16 runs in just three innings to secure the win. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:10:31 EST Hazard advances to state All ‘A’ http://hazard-herald.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/152894187/Hazard-advances-to-state-All-A Hazard's Ryan Smith lays down the perfect bunt during the championship game of the All “A” baseball tournament. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:05:31 EST