The following articles originally published in the Sunday, September 9, 2002 edition of The Grand Island Independent and are posted in their online archives section. Articles written by regional reporter Gretchen Fowler.

Hazard Web site draws attention from far and wide

Web site touches heart of California woman

The Associated Press released Ms. Fowler's article on the news wire. Newspapers known to have published the story include the Lincoln Journal Star (10-21-02 ed.), Sioux City Journal (10-21-02 ed.), and Alliance Times Herald (10-24-02 ed.). Additionally the story was broadcasted on KHGI-TV (ABC) 6pm & 10pm news and KGFW and KRVN radio.

The following was originally published in the June 19, 2003 Silver Salute feature section of The Grand Island Independent. Articles written by Pete Letheby; photos by Scott Kingsley.

A Small Town: Methodist, Lutheran, Catholic churches play prominent role in community

Background histories of Hazard's triumvirate of churches

An additional story covered the visit of the California woman cited above and was published in the August 26, 2004 issue of the Grand Island Independent. Article written by Gretchen Fowler; photos by Scott Kingsley.

The long road to Hazard
A slice of rural America