Teaching children and adults about how chickens are born and used to provide food for families, Harlan County 4-H Extension Agent Raymond Cox has now implemented his annual chicken incubation project throughout the county.“We’ve been doing this project for the past nine years,” said Cox. “It fulfills our responsibility for teaching others about farming and animal husbandry.”An incubation unit or “brooder” is placed in every elementary school in the county, plus the Sunshine Pre-School and Harlan County High School, where students are able to watch the development of the embryo within the egg.
Loretta Day Bailey was honored with a surprise celebration for her 90th birthday on Feb. 15 in the Howard Room at Wallins Fellowship Center hosted by her children. Ninety balloons were launched upon her arrival. A light lunch with cake and punch was served. Purple and yellow accents were used for decorations.
The Elcomb Baptist Church WMU met at the church for their February meeting.Margaret Moses opened the meeting with prayer. Members repeated the Watchword and the names of missionaries celebrating birthdays in February.The lesson was “Comfortable Donations or Complete Donations.” Jesus never asks for donations, instead he always calls for total commitment.Margaret Johnson read the treasury report. Ina Hicks closed the meeting with prayer.A...
Nola Sizemore|Daily EnterpriseThe National Education Association’s “Read Across America Day” is a nationwide reading celebration held each year on March 2, which is Dr. Seuss’s birthday.This year March 2 fell on a Sunday, so the events were held during the week in celebration. The educational aspect of the celebration focused on reading and rhyming. Pictured is Connie Engle’s third grade class at James A. Cawood Elementary School listening to Southeast...
Today, multivitamins and minerals marketing campaigns claiming to improve your health and reduce your risk of chronic disease constantly bombard us. Just look around your stores. Chances are, multivitamins and mineral supplements have their own section.Dietary supplements are a multibillion-dollar industry. In 2012, dietary supplement sales reached $11.5 billion. In 2013, the U.S. Government Accountability Office reported more than half of all U.S. adults have taken a dietary suppl...
Perfect Ten, located in Harlan, will host a “Fashion For a Cure,” American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life event beginning at 6 p.m. on March 17 at the Harlan Center.“It won’t be long before high school prom season gets started and brides-to-be are thinking about what they will want to wear at the wedding. Easter is right around the corner and now is the time to choose the perfect outfit for the children,” said Harlan Chamber of Commerce Presiden...
Richard Pruitt of Cumberland Valley Electric Inc., a member of the Touchstone Energy Cooperative, recently visited Green Hills Elementary School. Students engaged in an energy education program and learned about electrical safety and other aspects of the cooperative.
RestorixHealth, a leading developer and manager of comprehensive wound care treatment centers and one of the nation’s quality leaders in comprehensive wound management, has announced the appointment of Dr. Jose Echeverria, as medical director of their facility, located on the third floor of Harlan ARH Hospital.“RestorixHealth has a national reputation for excellence in wound care and I am very pleased to have the opportunity to work closely with their staff at Harlan AR...
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