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Need public input

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is using an online questionnaire to gather additional public input about the future of quail restoration efforts in the state. Department biologists, realizing that simply stocking birds was not effective, crafted a 10-year restoration plan that focused efforts on improving habitat in six areas of the state. Researchers earlier this year issued […]

What artist had hit with ‘Sunshine’?

1. Name the solo artist who had a solo hit with “Sunshine.” 2. “Bridge Over Troubled Water” is the signature song of which duo? 3. Which country artist released “He’ll Have to Go” in 1959? 4. Where did the lyrics come from for “Turn, Turn, Turn”? 5. Name the song that contains this lyric: “Well I learned how to love, […]

Healthy tips for the week

Want to cut calories? Chew gum. Chewing gum has actually been proven to improve satiety, suppress appetite, decrease cravings for sweet foods, and reduce snack intake. Studies have shown as little as 45 minutes per day of gum chewing can lead to decreased total daily caloric intake. Get a partner! Workout/training partners are a great asset. They provide accountability and […]

HCTC President’s Honor List

Zachary Greg Smith of Hallie and Tammy S. White of Jenkins have been named to the President’s Honor List for the spring 2015 semester at Hazard Community and Technical College. To be named to the list, a student must earn a perfect 4.0 grade point average and successfully complete at least 12-18 KCTCS semester credits of course work numbered 100 […]

Woman complains of being too warm

DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 66-year-old woman who usually is too hot. When I tell my doctors, they just sort of laugh it off. It is making my life miserable because if I keep the heat or air conditioning where it is comfortable for me, it is too cold for others. I hate summer and stay inside in the […]

Country Troubadours to play

Fleming-Neon Senior Citizen’s Center news June 11: KY VA District Fair Senior Day in Wise, Va. June 17: Prevent Elder Abuse in Hazard. June 25: Potluck. Regular Bingo: Fridays at 10:30. Rook and Checkers played daily. Exercise equipment available daily. The Fleming-Neon Senior Center is open from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. on weekdays. Lunch is served from 11 a.m. […]

Cheerleading camp

The LCCHS Cheerleaders will be hosting a Cheerleading Camp June 22 – 24 at the LCCHS gymnasium from 9 am-12 pm. Open to all ages. Cost of camp is $50.00 and includes a camp T-Shirt. Registration begins June 22 at 8:30 am.

Q&A: Female sex pill makes comeback after panel’s vote

Women suffering from low libido have some new hope after a panel of health experts said the government should approve an experimental pill intended to boost sexual desire. It is the first time a government panel has endorsed such a drug. The move surprised many experts, because the Food and Drug Administration has twice rejected the drug due to lackluster […]

Baseball camp set June 15-19

The Scott Cornett Baseball Camp will be held June 15 – 19, at the Alice Lloyd College Baseball Field, 100 Purpose Road, Pippa Passes. The focus of the camp will be on basic skills in throwing, hitting, fielding, base running, and sliding, and will include a position and hitting coach daily. Participants must be between the ages of 5 – […]