Art Adventure Camp
Appalachian Artisan Center is having “Art Adventure Camp for Kids,” ages 6-12. Kids will be learning painting, basket weaving, woodworking, and more! Camp starts July 14-18, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the KSoC. The deadline to register in June 30. For more information contact the Appalachian Artisan Center at 606-785-9855.
P. W. Hall Reunion
Once again and for the 88th year. the descendants of Phillip Whisman Hall will celebrate our reunion on Hall Mountain. The family will gather on July 26, at the playground and picnic area behind Viper Elementary School at 4 p.m. Halls from all around are invited to bring your picnic dinners, chairs, and games and join in family fun. If you have any items to auction off to help with expenses please bring them also. We would enjoy seeing old photographs of the Hall clan. Looking forward to seeing you all on July 26th.
Hazard schools orientation
Hazard Independent Schools will host district-wide Title 1 informational meetings at each school’s orientation.
Hazard High School Orientation
July 30—10 a.m.—Seniors
July 30—1 p.m.—Juniors
July 31—10 a.m.—Sophomores
July 31—1 p.m.—Freshmen
Hazard Middle School Orientation
August 4—5:30-6:30 p.m.—5th and 6th grades
August 4—7-8 p.m.—7th and 8th grades
Roy G. Eversole Elementary Orientation
July 29—12 p.m.—Kindergarten (parents only)
August 5—5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.—Preschool-4th grade
The Back to School Bash will be held at each school during orientation hours. School supplies and sports physicals will be available for in-district students at this time.
Registration for new in-district students will beheld on July 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hazard Independent Schools Central Office.
HCTC campuses changes closing times
Effective August 1, 2014, Hazard Community and Technical College’s Hazard Campus and Technical Campus will be closed to all traffic on Mondays through Fridays from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m.; on Saturdays, the campuses will be closed from 4 p.m. through Sunday night and opening Monday at 7 a.m.
Signs will be placed along campus entrances to alert motorists of the change.
Fall EMT Class at HCTC
The Fall EMT class will begin in early August so don’t delay in getting signed up for this exciting class. EMT’s are trained to quickly respond to emergency situations regarding medical issues, traumatic injuries and accident scenes. EMT’s are employed by local ambulance services. If this sounds like what you’re looking for, please call Janet Hurley, EMT Coordinator at HCTC, at 487-3068 or 1-800-246-7521, ext. 73068. Pictured are Travis Kincer and Jarrett Slone, two students in the current class at Hazard Community and Technical College.
Drug addiction counseling
Narconon would like to remind families that the use of addicting drugs is on the rise, take steps to protect your family from drug use. If you know anyone who is struggling with drug addiction get them the help they need.
Call for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all drugs. Narconon also offers free screenings and referrals. 800-431-1754 or DrugAbuseSolution.com. Narconon can help you take steps to overcome addiction in your family. Call today for free screenings or referrals. 800-431-1754