Hazard-Herald- RSS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/ http://hazard-herald.com/ Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:21:24 EST 1800 Clues egg-splained: Just what did those clues mean? http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3607793/Clues-egg-splained:-Just-what-did-those-clues-mean The Great Easter Egg Hunt of 2014 has finally come to a close after six full weeks of egg-citing clues and hunting. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST County BOE approves calendar, teacher raise http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3595187/County-BOE-approves-calendar-teacher-raise HAZARD-The Perry County School Board met on Thursday for its regularly called meeting to discuss next year's school calendar, as well as school reports. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST UCM celebrates 10 years in mountains http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3581808/UCM-celebrates-10-years-in-mountains HAZARD—Ten years ago, Southeastern Kentucky was gifted with a new way of approaching higher education. Instead of students having to choose between more options at a state university or the security of staying closer to home and attending a... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Fiscal court discusses possible voter fraud http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3595167/Fiscal-court-discusses-possible-voter-fraud HAZARD-The Perry County Fiscal Court met for its regularly scheduled meeting on earlier this month to discuss possible cases of voter fraud. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST WYMT makes jump to high definition http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3581797/WYMT-makes-jump-to-high-definition HAZARD—The age-old adage, “Practice makes perfect,” seems to be what the staff at WYMT News in Hazard have lived by since the beginning of the year to prepare for their switch from standard definition broadcasting to high definition... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Local author releases two new children’s books http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3595183/Local-author-releases-two-new-childrens-books HAZARD- Local author Nancy Kelly Allen has released two new books this year. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Professional wrestling invades Buckhorn http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3599436/Professional-wrestling-invades-Buckhorn Last week, Ultimate Championship Wrestling made its way to Buckhorn, Kentucky. The event was held at the Buckhorn High School gym, and featured a well-know figure in the Buckhorn area as Wildcat boys basketball coach John Noble took to the ring in the... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Commodores edge Tigers http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3599352/Commodores-edge-Tigers The Perry County Central Commodores took on the Jackson City Tigers early last week. The Commodores took the early lead, but could not hold off the Tigers. They would have to rely on a late run to seal the victory (4-3). Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Perry upends Cordia 5-4 http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3599285/Perry-upends-Cordia-5-4 Last week, the Perry County Central Commodores traveled to Cordia to take on the Lions. The game was close throughout, with the Commodores pulling out the 5-4 win. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Perry downs Buckhorn in district match up http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3599126/Perry-downs-Buckhorn-in-district-match-up The Perry County Central Commodores hosted the Buckhorn Wildcats this week in a district match up. The Commodores and Wildcats found their offense lacking, with Perry Central managing to come away with the 3-0 win. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bulldogs shoot down Cardinals http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3599049/Bulldogs-shoot-down-Cardinals In their second game of the King of the Mountain baseball tournament, the Hazard Bulldogs took on the Sheldon Clark Cardinals. The Bulldogs made quick work of the Cardinals as they threw their second shutout of the tournament, shooting down the... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bulldogs shutdown Miners http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3599014/Bulldogs-shutdown-Miners On Saturday, the Hazard Bulldogs traveled to Prestonsburg to participate in the King of the Mountain baseball tournament. The Bulldogs' first opponent would be the Mingo County Miners out of West Virginia. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bulldogs top Lions in shootout http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3598960/Bulldogs-top-Lions-in-shootout On Saturday, the Hazard Bulldogs took on the Cordia Lions in a late match up. It would be the Bulldogs' third game of the day. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bulldogs edged by Cougars http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3598941/Bulldogs-edged-by-Cougars The Hazard Bulldogs hooked up with the Letcher Central Cougars last week in a real barnburner. The Bulldogs took the early lead, but could not hold on as the Cougars edged them in the final at bat. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard falls to Letcher http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3598928/Hazard-falls-to-Letcher Last week, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs took on the Letcher Central Lady Cougars. The Lady Bulldogs took the early lead, but could not hold on as the Lady Cougars rallied to take the convincing 9-4 win. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bulldogs scuttle Raiders http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3598894/Bulldogs-scuttle-Raiders On Friday, the Hazard Lady Bulldogs traveled to South Floyd to take on the Lady Raiders. The Lady Bulldogs had no trouble coming away with the win as they scuttled the Raiders 11-0. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Perry tops Valley http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3598875/Perry-tops-Valley Last week, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores took to the road to face the Shelby Valley Lady Wildcats. The Lady Commodores had little trouble with the Lady Wildcats as they topped them 9-3. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Commodores stop Pirates http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3598847/Commodores-stop-Pirates On Wednesday of last week, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores traveled to Belfry to take on the Lady Pirates. The Lady Commodores needed but five innings to stop the Lady Pirates 13-2. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Commodores shoot down Eagles http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3598779/Commodores-shoot-down-Eagles On Thursday, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores hosted the Leslie County Lady Eagles in a 54th district softball match up. The Lady Commodores got off to a slow start, but later rallied to shoot down the Lady Eagles 6-2. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bulldogs win sectional, on to state http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3598741/Bulldogs-win-sectional-on-to-state On Friday, the Hazard Bulldogs hosted the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets in the 13th/14th region sectional with a trip to the All “A” state tournament on the line. The Bulldogs and the Yellow Jackets battled back and forth, with Hazard taking... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST