Hazard-Herald- RSS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/ http://hazard-herald.com/ Mon, 29 Dec 2014 00:36:30 EST 1800 Book Review: ‘Wildcat Memories’ by Doug Brunk http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/150889103/Book-Review:-Wildcat-Memories-by-Doug-Brunk In Eastern Kentucky we are all baptized in blue. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 09:55:06 EST HCTC hosts annual Christmas piano recital http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/151005758/HCTC-hosts-annual-Christmas-piano-recital The Hazard Community and Technical College's annual Christmas piano recital was held Monday, Dec. 8, in the HCTC First Federal Center. A total 16 students performed under the direction of Kay Crowe, a retired music teacher from the Perry County... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:30:04 EST “Hope for Veterans” Christmas Event http://hazard-herald.com/news/news-photo_gallery/150993040/Hope-for-Veterans-Christmas-Event HAZARD — The annual “Hope for Veterans” Christmas event was held on Dec. 18 at the Eastern Kentucky Veterans Center. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:59:04 EST Noble says county’s budget in good shape http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150945518/Noble-says-countys-budget-in-good-shape HAZARD — It was the end of an era, as longtime Perry County Judge-Executive Denny Ray Noble called his final regular monthly meeting of the fiscal court to order. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:37:07 EST Bourbon soaked blogger passionate about hometown http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150896790/Bourbon-soaked-blogger-passionate-about-hometown HAZARD—Bourbon soaked mom—three words that some mothers might like to personify at certain times in their days and three words that also have recently been identified as part of a growing movement to improve and appreciate the City of... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:33:23 EST Judge Engle steps down http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150945456/Judge-Engle-steps-down HAZARD —It was a send-off to remember last Tuesday night. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:20:05 EST City board swears in new members http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150986881/City-board-swears-in-new-members HAZARD—The end of an election year means new beginnings for many candidates, including those who were elected to the Hazard Independent School Board. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:10:05 EST Schools host Farm Fresh Friday http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150986896/Schools-host-Farm-Fresh-Friday HAZARD—In an effort to help kids connect the food served in their trays at school with the farm that it is grown on, the Community Farm Alliance's Farm to School initiative with the Perry County School District hosted its very first Farm... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:09:05 EST Remembering the magic of Christmas http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/150945764/Remembering-the-magic-of-Christmas As I grow older, I miss the magic of Christmas. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:08:02 EST Hazard choirs host Christmas concert http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150986940/Hazard-choirs-host-Christmas-concert Choir students at Hazard High and Hazard Middle schools performed at the district's annual Christmas concert last Wednesday evening at The Forum in Hazard. Choir Director John Kelly took to the stage with the students, even singing a solo and... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:57:04 EST BOE approves district improvement plan http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150977596/BOE-approves-district-improvement-plan HAZARD — With Christmas break quickly approaching, the Perry County Board of Education was all business at its meeting last Thursday. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:54:04 EST Dores down Bulldogs http://hazard-herald.com/news/719-sports/150987000/Dores-down-Bulldogs On Friday, the Perry County Central Commodores traveled to Clinton County to participate in the Twin Lakes Classic. The Commodores would open the tournament with the Elliott County Lions. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:17:05 EST Caudill murder trial set for 2015 http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150986975/Caudill-murder-trial-set-for-2015 HAZARD—After two weeks of interviews, the 12 citizens who will decide the fate of a Perry County woman facing three counts of murder were chosen on Friday, though they may have to wait a few more weeks before they hear opening arguments in that... Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:47:08 EST Cats vs. Cards in annual ‘Battle of the Bluegrass’ http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150988638/Cats-vs.-Cards-in-annual-Battle-of-the-Bluegrass The time of year has arrived once again for the annual battle between the two flagship universities of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, that is, as far as basketball goes. You, my loyal readers, can decide on your on which institution has the best... Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:00:04 EST Williams, Smith, Brock, Campbell sign letters of intent http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/150988277/Williams-Smith-Brock-Campbell-sign-letters-of-intent Perry Central's Ariel Williams signed her letter of intent to play volleyball for Alice Lloyd College last week. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 10:43:04 EST Perry takes down Hazard, 58-41 http://hazard-herald.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/150988136/Perry-takes-down-Hazard-58-41 Hazard's Colbi Johnson tries to get around the defensive pressure of Perry Central's Tori Watts.Hazard's Kelsie Caudill is fouled on her way to the rim by Perry Central's Morgan Eddington. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 10:27:05 EST Perry takes down Hazard http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/150987752/Perry-takes-down-Hazard On Monday, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores hosted the Hazard Lady Bulldogs in a 54th district match up. The Lady Commodores posted a double-digit lead in the first quarter, and were able to ride that advantage to the 58-41 win. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 10:13:05 EST Bulldogs fall to Patriots http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/150987709/Bulldogs-fall-to-Patriots Last week, the Hazard Bulldogs traveled to Hindman to take on the top ranked Knott Central Patriots. The Bulldogs fell behind early, and were unable to make up the difference down the stretch, falling 65-46. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 10:01:08 EST Cats whip Dawgs, 61-47 http://hazard-herald.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/150987497/Cats-whip-Dawgs-61-47 Hazard's Hunter Hardy tracks down a loose ball against Buckhorn.Hazard's Hunter Roberts tracks down a rebound against Buckhorn. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:56:04 EST Cats whip Dawgs http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/150987383/Cats-whip-Dawgs On Friday, the Buckhorn Wildcats hosted the Hazard Bulldogs in a 54th district match up. The Wildcats got out of the gate fast and posted a small lead. Buckhorn would be able to maintain the lead throughout the game, and came away with the... Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:53:06 EST