Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS Feed http://harlandaily.com/ http://harlandaily.com/ Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:31:57 EST 1800 Study: Americans endure unwanted care near death http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50674125/Study:-Americans-endure-unwanted-care-near-death WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Americans suffer needless discomfort and undergo unwanted and costly care as they die, in part because of a medical system ruled by “perverse incentives” for aggressive care and not enough conversation... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:26:05 EST Centre program aimed at first-generation students http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50674152/Centre-program-aimed-at-first-generation-students LOUISVILLE (AP) — The largest single gift in Centre College's nearly 200-year history will create a new scholarship program for first-generation students, the liberal arts college announced Tuesday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:23:09 EST Boil-water advisory issued http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50670207/Boil-water-advisory-issued Due to loss of water pressure from a service line break, the city of Benham has issued a boil-water advisory for Clutts Road, Union Street and Creek Street until further notice. Bring water to a rolling boil for three minutes before consumption. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:27:05 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/50652511/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Wednesday, September 17, the 260th day of 2014. There are 105 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:01:25 EST Big ear of corn http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50650499/Big-ear-of-corn Kevin Halpern | Daily EnterpriseLloyd Simpson, of Baxter, displays a 3-foot ear of hickory cane corn he grew recently in the Wallins Creek community. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:07 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50649943/Whats-Goin-On To place an event in the “What's Goin' On” section, email: bmoore@civitasmedia.com; fax: 606-573-0042; or drop a written/typed copy of the announcement by our office at 1548 Hwy. 421 South (beside Hardee's). Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:59:06 EST Local Sports http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/50648636/Local-Sports Middleton, Turner leadLady Comets to victory Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:14:05 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50651286/News-in-Brief Humana board OKs $2 billion in share repurchases Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:58:13 EST Former state worker fined for mistreating women http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50657901/Former-state-worker-fined-for-mistreating-women FRANKFORT (AP) — A former assistant director of the Department of Fish and Wildlife was fined and reprimanded Monday for mistreating women as the Executive Branch Ethics Commission wrapped up a two-year investigation of the... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:47:04 EST Benham FD gets ready for inspection Monday http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50617230/Benham-FD-gets-ready-for-inspection-Monday Crunch time is rapidly approaching for the Benham Fire Department, with required testing of the city's hydrants and other equipment coming up on Monday. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:41:03 EST Art, writing contest announced http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50654721/Art-writing-contest-announced Teachers and students should make plans to participate in the 2014 Conservation Art and Writing Contest. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:39:07 EST Criticism mounting for Vikings, Peterson http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/50660837/Criticism-mounting-for-Vikings-Peterson MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For as long as he's been in the NFL, Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and most marketable stars in the league, an approachable superstar with the kind of inspirational comeback story that made him an... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:37:08 EST Adopt-a-Highway groups ready to ‘fall sweep’ http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50652670/Adopt-a-Highway-groups-ready-to-fall-sweep FRANKFORT – Volunteers will be out in force to “fall sweep” Kentucky highways. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has announced that Sept. 15-21 is Adopt-a-Highway Fall Sweep Week. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:36:16 EST Tri-Cities invited to ‘Stand at the Cross’ http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/50652655/Tri-Cities-invited-to-Stand-at-the-Cross The Stand in the Gap Coalition (SIGCO) is planning a unique and massive prayer walk on Nov.8, titled “Stand At The Cross.” Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:34:12 EST Woman charged for harboring vicious animal http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50658917/Woman-charged-for-harboring-vicious-animal An Evarts woman is facing a charge of harboring a vicious animal following an alleged incident of her dogs attacking a 6-year-old.Wuanita Sawyers, 60, was arrested by Evarts Police Officer William Clogston on Sunday. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:28:06 EST Students graduate from Rogers Explorers http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50654454/Students-graduate-from-Rogers-Explorers Harlan County students Autumn Dunaway and Bronwyn Haynes graduated from The Center for Rural Development's 2014 Rogers Explorers youth leadership program. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:27:11 EST ‘Pay-what-you-can’ restaurant planned http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50657864/Pay-what-you-can-restaurant-planned DANVILLE (AP) — Organizers want to open a community restaurant in central Kentucky that offers home-cooked meals and a mission.Grace Café will be a nonprofit and will allow customers to pay what they can. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:05:15 EST Effort aims to help soldiers land civilian jobs http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50660096/Effort-aims-to-help-soldiers-land-civilian-jobs LOUISVILLE (AP) — Soldiers being discharged from the military — particularly Fort Knox in central Kentucky — will get a sales pitch on the jobs available and benefits of staying in the area from a program started up Tuesday by... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:51:08 EST Opening convocation for nurses http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features-news_education/50526382/Opening-convocation-for-nurses Chris Jones|SKCTC Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:43:08 EST High Attendance Day planned Thursday http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50654589/High-Attendance-Day-planned-Thursday Karen Kirby, director of pupil personnel for Fleming County Schools, says “For students to learn and achieve at a high level, they have to be in class.” Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:34:06 EST