Hazard-Herald- RSS NEWS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/section/NEWS http://hazard-herald.com/section/NEWS Fri, 28 Nov 2014 04:54:52 EST 1800 Christmas comes to town http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150628151/Christmas-comes-to-town HAZARD — It was an event that proved Hazard is not a little coal town gone bust. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:23:05 EST Holiday Extravaganza http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle-news-photo_gallery/150628174/Holiday-Extravaganza HAZARD — Photos from Hazard's Holiday Extravaganza. The event last Saturday was a huge success for downtown. Hundreds of people flocked to Main Street to enjoy the Christmas parade and all of the many activities planned throughout the... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:21:01 EST High price of election expenses draws questions http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150628202/High-price-of-election-expenses-draws-questions HAZARD — Questions were raised last week about the amount of additional election expenses accumulated during the November general election. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:50:04 EST LEGO tourney held at East Perry http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-news/150628235/LEGO-tourney-held-at-East-Perry HAZARD—Middle school students from across the region travelled to East Perry Elementary School on Saturday to compete in the third annual LEGO robotics tournament. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:49:13 EST Man accused of domestic assault http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150641120/Man-accused-of-domestic-assault VICCO — A Perry County man is facing charges after he was accused of a violent domestic assault earlier this month. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:46:03 EST Court meeting gets heated-again http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150628672/Court-meeting-gets-heated-again HAZARD — For the second straight month, controversy and testy exchanges ruled the day at a Perry County Fiscal Court meeting. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:40:08 EST New TV drama to shoot in Ky. hills http://hazard-herald.com/news/news/150628735/New-TV-drama-to-shoot-in-Ky.-hills HAZARD — The creator of a popular British drama series has announced her intentions to script a new television show set in the hills of Eastern Kentucky. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:39:05 EST Training program leads to jobs http://hazard-herald.com/news/lifestyle-news/150670162/Training-program-leads-to-jobs HAZARD — Anthony Bowling worked 16 years in the construction business and most recently spent seven years in the coal business until he was furloughed. At age 48, he knows he took the right career move by completing the Lineman Training Program... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:33:06 EST 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