Hazard-Herald- RSS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/ http://hazard-herald.com/ Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:08:33 EST 1800 The Manitou http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle/153044223/The-Manitou A phony mystic teams up with a Native American medicine man to save the world from a deadly sorcerer in this final horror flick from Kentucky's best genre filmmaker William Girdler. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:50:31 EST (No heading) http://hazard-herald.com/news/719/153074738/ The day of District 2 4-H Communications Day started out raining and dreary, but there was a big, bright spot that day! There was the fabulous involvement of youth giving interesting speeches and educational demonstrations! The 4-H Communications... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:55:31 EST Farmers’ market invites vendors for 2015 http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/153068909/Farmers-market-invites-vendors-for-2015 HAZARD—The Perry County Farmers' Market invites new and former producers and crafters from Perry and nearby counties to attend a vendor meeting on May 5 at 6 p.m. at the Hazard Perry County Senior Center in Perry County Park. This meeting... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:35:31 EST QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? http://hazard-herald.com/quizzes/puppy1HAZ Find out with the The Hazard Herald's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:36:58 EST Clearfork man killed in go-kart wreck http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/153033978/Clearfork-man-killed-in-go-kart-wreck Editor's Note: In a previous version of this story, Joseph Baker and the juvenile were identified as father and son when they are actually uncle and nephew. The Herald apologizes for any confusion or inconvenience this may have caused. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:00:31 EST Man charged in KFC robbery http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/153033958/Man-charged-in-KFC-robbery HAZARD—The Hazard Police Department's (HPD) latest investment seems to be paying off after a man-hunt for an armed robber in Hazard Friday evening was cut short thanks to information shared across social media outlets via the tip411... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:00:31 EST March Madness http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle/153044195/March-Madness Whoever penned the phrase “March madness” named it perfectly! I have watched entirely too much basketball lately. My mind is still a little fried! How do people do this? Sports are exhausting! Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:55:31 EST ‘Friends of Vicco Cookbook’ to print in June http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152857786/Friends-of-Vicco-Cookbook-to-print-in-June VICCO—Summer fun and holidays are fast approaching, and the City of Vicco is preparing to celebrate one of the biggest—the Fourth of July. To help with some of the costs of Vicco's annual Fourth of July Bash, the city has come up... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:10:31 EST Transportation cabinet awards projects http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152989498/Transportation-cabinet-awards-projects JACKSON— The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet recently awarded contracts totaling more than $900,000 for four highway projects within the Department of Highways District 10. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 02:15:31 EST Anderson named general manager in Hazard, Prestonsburg http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/153047149/Anderson-named-general-manager-in-Hazard-Prestonsburg Barb Anderson has been named general manager of The Hazard Herald in Hazard and The Floyd County Times in Prestonsburg. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:15:31 EST School of bluegrass performs for Buckhorn Children’s Center http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/153045923/School-of-bluegrass-performs-for-Buckhorn-Childrens-Center BUCKHORN—Bluegrass came to the mountains on Friday when residents at the Buckhorn Children's Center were treated to a live concert from the Kentucky School of Bluegrass and Traditional Music at Hazard Community and Technical College (HCTC)... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:40:32 EST County ready for 2015 spring cleanup http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/153043885/County-ready-for-2015-spring-cleanup The Perry County Fiscal Court calls all citizens to help keep our mountains beautiful by participating in the Perry County Spring Cleanup, April 29 through May 2. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 11:10:31 EST Perry stays one step ahead of Powell for win http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/153041133/Perry-stays-one-step-ahead-of-Powell-for-win The Perry County Central Commodore baseball team hit the road for Powell County early this week. The Commodores managed to stay one step ahead of the Pirates, and came away with the 5-3 win. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:40:32 EST Commodores blast Wildcats http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/153041195/Commodores-blast-Wildcats On Monday, the Perry County Central Commodores played host to the Buckhorn Wildcats. The Commodores needed but five innings to end the contest, scoring in each of their at bats. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:40:31 EST Asher and Clemons nab soap box titles http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/153040410/Asher-and-Clemons-nab-soap-box-titles On Saturday, the Kiwanis Club hosted the 16th annual Bud Combs Memorial All-American Soap Box Derby. The street of Memorial Drive was turned into a racetrack as dozens of young people took part in the event. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:35:38 EST Bulldogs drop Pirates in extra innings http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/153040958/Bulldogs-drop-Pirates-in-extra-innings Late last week, the Hazard Bulldogs traveled to Stanton to take on the Powell County Pirates. The game would go back and forth, with extra innings being needed to decide the outcome. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:35:36 EST Hazard gets district win over Leslie http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/153040996/Hazard-gets-district-win-over-Leslie Last week, the Hazard Lady Bulldog softball team traveled to Hyden to take on district foe, the Leslie County Lady Eagles. Midway through the Lady Bulldogs held a slight edge, and later pulled away for the 7-4 win. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:35:34 EST Bulldogs edge the Defenders http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/153040926/Bulldogs-edge-the-Defenders Last weekend, the Hazard Bulldog baseball team traveled to Lexington to take on the Bryan Station Defenders. The Bulldogs took the late lead, but turned it back over to the Defenders. However, the Bulldogs would keep their heads up and scored four... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:35:33 EST 2015 Bud Combs Memorial Soap Box Derby http://hazard-herald.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/153040735/2015-Bud-Combs-Memorial-Soap-Box-Derby All of the Soap Box participants gathered for a photo after the drivers meeting to start the race.Virgie Combs, left, and Halle Jo Kilburn, right, get in their cars for a first round super-stock race. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:20:33 EST HCTC nursing receives 100 percent pass rate http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/152990189/HCTC-nursing-receives-100-percent-pass-rate The Hazard Community and Technical College Nursing Program December 2014 ADN (registered nursing) class has achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN). HCTC President Dr. Steve Greiner and Donna Combs,... Sun, 19 Apr 2015 14:35:32 EST