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May 27, 1934 - "Bolero," with Carole Lombard and George Raft, opened at the Family Theater in Hazard.
May 27, 1989 - Keith Whitley was scheduled to perform a concert at the old Hazard Airport. It was not to be. Keith died 18 days earlier of alcohol poisoning. Patty Loveless filled in for Whitley in Hazard.
May 27, 1989 - Hazard Rexall Drug closed after nearly 80 years in operation. When Joe Duncan and Howard Smith took over the store in 1952, Main Street was the center of activity in Hazard. In those days, the drug store was open until 9 PM each night. They are remembered for their egg and ham salad on toast, fresh squeezed lemonade and orange juice, and so much more.
May 27, 2009 - Karl Wulff died. He was one of the original announcers on WKIC.