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April 3, 1956 - M. C. Napier High School students protested the firing of their principal, Walter Martin Jr.
April 3, 1956 - "The Tender Trap," with Frank Sinatra, opened at Hazard's Grand Vue Drive-In.
50 years ago today on April 3, 1970 Billy Joe Royal performed a concert at Memorial Gym in Hazard. He returned to Hazard in 1989 to do a show during the Black Gold Festival.
April 3, 1979 - Rolane Appliance & Marine sponsored the Cavalcade of Sports for the 1st time.  They remained on the air for 35 years.
April 3, 1985 - John Brown replaced Charlie Wilson on WSGS Talkback.