Hazard-Herald- RSS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/ http://hazard-herald.com/ Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:07:27 EST 1800 Commodores out run Wildcats http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151506319/Commodores-out-run-Wildcats Late last week, the Perry County Central Commodores traveled to Shelby Valley to take on the Wildcats. The Commodores took the early lead, and never looked back as they out ran the Wildcats for the 95-70 win. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:35:31 EST Perry holds off Clay late http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151505245/Perry-holds-off-Clay-late On Thursday, the Perry County Central Commodores hosted the Clay County Tigers. The two teams managed to avoid each other in the WYMT, and were now looking to see who should be atop the latest polls. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:30:33 EST Hazard avenges loss to Breathitt http://hazard-herald.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/151505364/Hazard-avenges-loss-to-Breathitt Hazard's Jalen Olinger takes on the Breathitt County defender in the paint.Hazard's Hunter Hardy makes a move along the baseline. Hardy had 24 points in the Bulldogs' win over Breathitt County. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:15:32 EST Hazard avenges loss to Breathitt http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151504826/Hazard-avenges-loss-to-Breathitt On Thursday, the Hazard Bulldogs hosted the Breathitt County Bobcats. The Bulldogs were looking to avenge a 76-65 loss to the Bobcats just a couple of weeks before. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:05:33 EST Buckhorn squeaks past Leslie http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151504737/Buckhorn-squeaks-past-Leslie Last week, the Buckhorn Wildcats traveled to Leslie County to take on the Eagles. The previous meeting between these two teams would be decided by one point, and took an overtime period. This contest would be just as exciting as it too was decided by... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:55:31 EST Lady Dores roll past Lady Jackets http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151504636/Lady-Dores-roll-past-Lady-Jackets On Saturday, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores made the trip to Middlesboro to take on the Lady Yellow Jackets. The Lady Commodores took the early lead, and never looked back as they rolled over their opponent 68-41. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:50:35 EST Buckhorn out duels Hazard http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151504529/Buckhorn-out-duels-Hazard On Saturday, the Buckhorn Lady Wildcats hosted the Hazard Lady Bulldogs in a matinee. The Lady Bulldogs took the early lead, but a flat second period turned the lead over to the Lady Wildcats. Buckhorn was able to stay one step ahead of Hazard in the... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:50:34 EST Commodores shoot down Eagles http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151504433/Commodores-shoot-down-Eagles On Friday, the Perry County Central Commodores went on the road for a district match up with the Leslie County Eagles. The Commodores wasted little time putting their stamp on the game as they jumped out to the early lead, and never looked... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:45:32 EST Commodores cage Cougars http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/151503813/Commodores-cage-Cougars On Thursday, the Perry County Central Commodores hosted the Letcher Central Cougars. The Commodores got off to a good start which sustained them to the end as they collected the 73-58 win. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:40:32 EST City lifts boil water advisory http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/151497215/City-lifts-boil-water-advisory HAZARD —The City of Hazard lifted a boil water advisory originally issued on Tuesday, Jan. 20, for residents of Jordan Street, Sunset Street, Oakhurst Avenue, Oakhurst Avenue to La Citadelle, Sun Valley Terrace, Gorman Ridge, and Butternut... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:35:31 EST Boulder slip causes temporary road closure http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/151466939/Boulder-slip-causes-temporary-road-closure COMBS—Traffic was blocked in the Combs community of Perry County on Friday after a boulder slipping off the hillside above a section of Highway 550 caused officials to close that portion of the road until the boulder could be safely... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:50:33 EST Senator fights DUI charge with 19th Century law http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/151447234/Senator-fights-DUI-charge-with-19th-Century-law FRANKFORT—After being arrested and charged with a DUI earlier this month, local state senator and Hazard native Brandon Smith appeared in court Wednesday morning for his arraignment with a century-old law up his sleeve for his... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:05:33 EST Two arrested for burglary http://hazard-herald.com/news/719/151366293/Two-arrested-for-burglary Editor's Note: In this week's edition of the Herald, the original version of this story, published in print and online on Jan. 21, contained an error regarding the current status of inmates Felix Herald and Joseph Dale Riley. In the... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:05:32 EST Two men arrested for burglary http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/151429840/Two-men-arrested-for-burglary Editor's Note: In this week's edition of the Herald, the original version of this story, published in print and online on Jan. 21, contained an error regarding the current status of inmates Felix Herald and Joseph Dale Riley. In the... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:55:32 EST UPDATE: Car crash leaves man dead http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/151422817/UPDATE:-Car-crash-leaves-man-dead CORNETTSVILLE — An accident on Highway 699 in the Cornettsville community of Perry County has left one Harlan County man dead. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:40:35 EST Hazard celebrates MLK http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/151375753/Hazard-celebrates-MLK HAZARD—Martin Luther King, Jr., was celebrated across the country on Monday, and festivities for the National Day of Service lasted throughout the day in Hazard. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:35:31 EST Alleged robber, shooter takes plea deal http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/151393797/Alleged-robber-shooter-takes-plea-deal HAZARD—A Perry County man who allegedly shot a witness to a robbery in which he is also a suspect last year has entered into a plea deal this month. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:00:35 EST Accused coroner’s house burglars face indictments http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/151393716/Accused-coroners-house-burglars-face-indictments HAZARD—Two men accused in the burglary of the Perry County Coroner Jimmy Maggard's house in Hazard last October have been indicted on those charges as well as drug related ones. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:00:33 EST County BOE discusses budget concerns http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/151366304/County-BOE-discusses-budget-concerns HAZARD — Officials with the Perry County Board of Education say several factors could have a major impact on the district's 2014-15 budget. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:00:32 EST School boards vote to fight Ky. Power rate increase http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/151393754/School-boards-vote-to-fight-Ky.-Power-rate-increase HAZARD—With Kentucky Power's request for a rate increase hitting the news in the last few months, it has been made very clear how hard residential customers could be hit by the more than 12 percent proposed hike. However, customers like... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:00:31 EST