Folks honor the memory of Scott Blank, one year after his death

Posted: 07/25/2014 - One year ago Friday, 19-year-old Scott Blank of Hazard was killed in a car accident in the Bonnyman community of Perry County. Family and friends spent the afternoon memorializing his life with prayers and a graveside balloon launch.

I-75 down to one lane in Rockcastle County starting July 27

Posted: 07/25/2014 - A traffic alert for anyone who uses I-75 in Rockcastle County. Starting Sunday, July 27, One lane on both the northbound and southbound side will be reduced to one lane between mile point 58 and mile point 66 for paving.

Police: Man reports murder call to get out of a ticket

Posted: 07/25/2014 - Police in a central Florida town say a man called 911 to report a murder to try and get out of a speeding ticket.Police in a central Florida town say a man called 911 to report a murder to try and get out of a speeding ticket.

Gorgeous Grandma Day celebrated in Hazard

Posted: 07/25/2014 - On Thursday, folks at the Hazard Health and Rehabilitation Center were dressed to impress and strutting their stuff. Organizers say the pageant-style event is in honor of Gorgeous Grandma Day, which is observed every July. Folks in their forties all the way up to 100-years-old were dancing, sporting colorful attire, and participating in activities - all in the spirit of fun.

Alzheimer’s and Dementia discussed at seminar Thursday

Posted: 07/25/2014 - On Thursday afternoon, the UK Sanders Brown Center on Aging and the Alzheimer’s Association in Lexington held a virtual “Question and Answer” session on Dementia and Alzheimer’s. The event was at the UK Center for Excellence in Rural Health in Hazard.

Bell County school renovations underway

Updated: 07/25/2014 - Renovations are underway at Bell County High School and Bell Central School. Officials say construction is delaying the start of the school year to August 26th.

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