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