Hazard-Herald- RSS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/ http://hazard-herald.com/ Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:26:55 EST 1800 Rising country star visits Hazard http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3888080/Rising-country-star-visits-Hazard HAZARD—Kasey Lansdale, a young, rising country music star, made a stop at Hazard's WSGS radio station on Thursday, July 10. The singer-songwriter has been on the road for most of the year, promoting her album, “Restless,” and... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Police search for missing Scuddy teenager http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3888266/Police-search-for-missing-Scuddy-teenager HAZARD—Police are searching for a missing Perry County teenager, and are asking for the public's help in locating her. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Banks sentenced to 18 years in murder case http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3886871/Banks-sentenced-to-18-years-in-murder-case HAZARD—A Perry County man indicted nearly two years ago on murder charges was sentenced to 18 years in jail in Perry County Circuit Court on Thursday as part of a plea deal. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Courts indict Chaney on illegal drug distribution charges http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3883295/Courts-indict-Chaney-on-illegal-drug-distribution-charges HAZARD—Two Perry County physicians received federal indictments last month on charges related to illegally distributing controlled substances from their offices. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST City of Vicco dedicates ‘Rose and Evan Playground’ http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3877140/City-of-Vicco-dedicates-Rose-and-Evan-Playground VICCO—Patrons to the new park in the City of Vicco can now thank the donors of the funds used to build it after a dedication ceremony was hosted over the weekend to officially open the park. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hundreds turn out to help officer over July Fourth weekend http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3877143/Hundreds-turn-out-to-help-officer-over-July-Fourth-weekend HAZARD—This year's Fourth of July weekend in Hazard was full of more than just fireworks and family get-togethers as hundreds participated in a number of charity events to help a local police officer fighting for his life. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Pathfinders receives $50,000 for river walk http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3877930/Pathfinders-receives-$50000-for-river-walk HAZARD—Pathfinders of Perry County and the Foundation for Appalachian Kentucky, working closely with InVision Hazard, the City of Hazard, and the Perry County Fiscal Court, as well as other groups and agencies, have received funding from... Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Police arrest woman in alleged stabbing incident http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3877899/Police-arrest-woman-in-alleged-stabbing-incident VICCO—A Perry County woman is in jail facing first-degree assault charges after allegedly stabbing a woman in the neck over the weekend. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Missing Perry man found dead in vehicle http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3877915/Missing-Perry-man-found-dead-in-vehicle VICCO—The search for a missing Perry County man ended this weekend after he was found dead in his car in the Vicco community of Perry County. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Breathitt Co. collision leaves one dead, one seriously injured http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3877873/Breathitt-Co.-collision-leaves-one-dead-one-seriously-injured JACKSON—Officers with Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard are currently investigating a single vehicle fatal collision that occurred last week. Post 13 dispatchers received a call at approximately 8:54 p.m., on Wednesday, July 2, advising... Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Madeline Abramson records children’s book for Ky. Talking Book Library http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3877824/Madeline-Abramson-records-childrens-book-for-Ky.-Talking-Book-Library Madeline Abramson, wife of Lieutenant Governor Jerry Abramson, recently volunteered her time and voice to record a children's book for the Kentucky Talking Book Library (KTBL) at the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives (KDLA). Mrs. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST HCTC Workforce Solutions helps businesses http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/3877803/HCTC-Workforce-Solutions-helps-businesses Workforce Solutions is helping small businesses thrive. The office, based at the Technical Campus of Hazard Community and Technical College, offers multiple services to businesses and those who have utilized their services sing their... Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Small group takes big trip http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3877688/Small-group-takes-big-trip Last month, a group of Perry Central students traveled to Italy for a tour of the peninsula. Although the group was small, the adventures were big. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry Orange routs Harlan http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3873645/Hazard-Perry-Orange-routs-Harlan Last week, the Hazard-Perry Orange (9- and 10-year-olds) took on the all-stars from Harlan. The Orange needed but four inning to rout their opponents 22-2. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry Blue rolls over Tri-Cities http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3873622/Hazard-Perry-Blue-rolls-over-Tri-Cities This week, the Hazard-Perry Blue (9- and 10-year-olds) took on the Tri-Cities all-stars. The Blues got off to a good start, and rolled to the 16-5 win. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry Blue outlasts Harlan http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3873389/Hazard-Perry-Blue-outlasts-Harlan This weekend, the Hazard-Perry Blue team (9- and 10-year-olds) played for a spot in the district tournament. They already had a loss on their record, and another would mean a trip home. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry earns spot in district play http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/3873168/Hazard-Perry-earns-spot-in-district-play This weekend, the undefeated Hazard-Perry 12-year-old all-stars took on the team from Harlan. Hazard-Perry trailed early, but pulled out the 6-4 win to move on in tournament play undefeated. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry holds off North Laurel http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3873132/Hazard-Perry-holds-off-North-Laurel Last week, the Hazard-Perry 13- and 14-year-olds took on the North Laurel all-stars. Hazard-Perry took the early lead, and held off a late rally by North Laurel to take the 13-10 win. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hazard-Perry tops Corbin 17-7 http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/3873107/Hazard-Perry-tops-Corbin-17-7 The Hazard-Perry 13- and 14-year-olds took on the team from Corbin last week. Hazard-Perry trailed early, but a break out third inning led them to the win. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST City water project underway http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/3872924/City-water-project-underway HAZARD—A number of customers with the City of Hazard water system found themselves with no water Monday morning, something the city manager said may be more frequent as the water system is upgraded this year. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST