Hazard-Herald- RSS NEWS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/section/NEWS http://hazard-herald.com/section/NEWS Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:38:10 EST 1800 Holiday survival tips: Practical advice to help anyone coping with grief http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle/150668992/Holiday-survival-tips:-Practical-advice-to-help-anyone-coping-with-grief WASHINGTON – Holiday cheer and merrymaking may be everywhere this time of year, but for thousands grieving the loss of a loved one, the holiday season can be an emotional minefield. And there's no road map for easy... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:45:06 EST YPEK hosts annual benefit and awards dinner in London http://hazard-herald.com/news/business-news/150669194/YPEK-hosts-annual-benefit-and-awards-dinner-in-London LONDON – The Young Professionals of East Kentucky (YPEK) organization is hosting its fifth annual Benefit and Awards Dinner in London, on Saturday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m., at the Jackson Energy District Office location. Invited speakers will be Jared... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:02:06 EST BBB offers tips for Black Friday http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150669162/BBB-offers-tips-for-Black-Friday Are you counting down the days and hours until Black Friday shopping? It's time to start planning! Remember, all deals are not created equal and the fine print is often the most important thing! Before you head out the door, and get caught up in... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:01:04 EST Educators, law enforcement meet to discuss school safety http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150669124/Educators-law-enforcement-meet-to-discuss-school-safety SOMERSET — More than 125 educators and law enforcement officers from Southern and Eastern Kentucky received professional training from nationally recognized experts on how to better protect their schools and communities at the Kentucky Regional... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:07:06 EST Explore ‘Kentucky’s Cookbook Heritage’ This Thanksgiving http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle/150669019/Explore-Kentuckys-Cookbook-Heritage-This-Thanksgiving Explore 'Kentucky's Cookbook Heritage' This Thanksgiving With UPKPublished: Nov 24, 2014SHARE: Printer-friendly Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:05:04 EST (No heading) http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150669181/ The holiday travel season is upon us! Better Business Bureau has some tips on how to make your holiday travel a little brighter. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:02:04 EST State officials try to head off another propane shortage http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150669143/State-officials-try-to-head-off-another-propane-shortage FRANKFORT – Another colder-than-average winter could cause propane shortages across Kentucky – for a second season in a row. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:01:03 EST Kentucky Arts Council presents Creative Industry Summit in conjunction with report launch http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150669110/Kentucky-Arts-Council-presents-Creative-Industry-Summit-in-conjunction-with-report-launch FRANKFORT — Registration is open for the Kentucky Creative Industry Summit presented by the Kentucky Arts Council in conjunction with the Dec. 3 launch of the agency's inaugural Kentucky Creative Industry Report. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:00:05 EST Appalachian Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair at MSU Dec. 6 http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle/150669066/Appalachian-Holiday-Arts-and-Crafts-Fair-at-MSU-Dec.-6 MOREHEAD — Morehead State University's Kentucky Folk Art Center will host its annual Appalachian Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair at the Laughlin Health Building, on Saturday, Dec. 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:58:06 EST Recipes from ‘Kentucky’s Cookbook Heritage’ http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle/150669046/Recipes-from-Kentuckys-Cookbook-Heritage Kentucky Corn Dodgers from “Kentucky Cook Book” (1894)Directions: Make up one pint of meal, with one teaspoon of salt, a piece of lard the size of an egg, mix with warm water and sweet... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:58:05 EST Second Subway burglar pleads guilty http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150628705/Second-Subway-burglar-pleads-guilty HAZARD—The second Perry Countian in the duo accused of burglarizing a Subway restaurant in Hazard last year has pleaded guilty in Perry County Circuit Court. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 22:05:02 EST County not in salt crisis http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150603526/County-not-in-salt-crisis HAZARD—The great salt debate has been waging in Perry County for the last few weeks, and one county official wanted to set the record straight, telling the Herald that there is, in fact, salt in the county. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:54:06 EST City issues new boil water advisory http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150645286/City-issues-new-boil-water-advisory HAZARD — The City of Hazard issued a boil water advisory for some of its customers due to a main line water break. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:02:04 EST City lifts boil water advisory http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150627804/City-lifts-boil-water-advisory HAZARD —The City of Hazard lifted a boil water advisory issued on Monday, Nov. 17, for customers living near the affected sections near the exit ramp at Highway 80 and Highway 476 to 550. A second advisory was also listed on that day for... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:25:13 EST Trial continued in triple murder case http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150613887/Trial-continued-in-triple-murder-case HAZARD—A Perry County woman facing three counts of murder was brought before the Perry County Circuit Judge again this month, after a long battle to keep the death penalty off of the table in the case. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:23:08 EST Holland pleads guilty to arson http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150613229/Holland-pleads-guilty-to-arson HAZARD—Another player in what has become a long-running family feud case in Perry County Circuit Court had his case heard in court this week, and accepted a plea deal presented by the Commonwealth. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:02:04 EST Lineman program graduates 19 http://hazard-herald.com/news/news-photo_gallery/150582663/Lineman-program-graduates-19 HAZARD — Photos from the graduation ceremony for Hazard Community & Technical College's (HCTC) Lineman Training Program. The ceremony was held on HCTC's technical campus on Friday, Nov. 14. Nineteen men graduated from the... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:53:11 EST Man dies in hit-and-run http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150575096/Man-dies-in-hit-and-run SAUL — A community is in mourning following the sudden, tragic death of a man many characterize as “one of the nicest people you would ever meet.” Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:00:10 EST Corner Haven receives UPS grant http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150558340/Corner-Haven-receives-UPS-grant HAZARD — Giving a gift is one thing, but giving to a great cause that can give so much to others sends a greater message, especially at this time of the year. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:57:02 EST Hazard man arrested on felony drug charges http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150568447/Hazard-man-arrested-on-felony-drug-charges HAZARD — A Hazard man faces multiple drug charges following a DUI arrest last Monday. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:55:03 EST