Featured Stories



Big Sandy Area Community Action Program will begin taking applications for water, sewer, and garbage bill payment assistance on Aug. 4. Assistance will be provided on a first come, first serve basis until funds are exhausted. The program is available to residents in Floyd, Johnson, Martin, M…

Today, July 30, officials with ARH announced that due to a steady increase in COVID-19 cases, and in an abundance of caution to prevent the continued spread of the virus and support the safest hospital environments for all patients, ARH staff will be limiting visitors, and the following revi…

The numbers of confirmed positive COVID-19 cases have continued to spike in Perry County and throughout the entire Kentucky River District Health Department service area. Since last week, there have been several new confirmed and probable cases announced by the KRDHD.

A Perry County couple was sentenced last week in federal court in connection with charges that they forced minor children in their care to make and sell homemade items or be subjected to various punishments.


At the beginning of the year, the Allais construction project began with the demolition of the old Allais Shopping Center near the end of January. Since then, city workers have made progress on the site, and the project is now ready to enter into the second phase in August. Once completed, t…



Perry Central senior Chelsey Napier has committed to the University of the Cumberlands women’s basketball program.


The Hazard Bulldogs’ football team has been sidelined due to their own battle with COVID-19.


Just days after one Hazard athlete tested positive for COVID-19, nine football players and an assistant coach did as well.

Arts & Entertainment

Upcoming Events



Latest e-Edition

Online Features