Flu shot doesn’t cause influenza outbreak

WASHINGTON (AP) — You can’t get the flu from a flu shot. And public health officials aren’t blaming the vaccine for causing this sea...

March 9th, 2018 |  


Health Department releases restaurant inspections

Health Department releases restaurant inspections

The Fayette County Health Department conducted the following restaurant and food inspections, according to reports filed with the department.MARCH 2 O...

March 9th, 2018 |  


Good Hope Lions donate to FCMH Foundation

Good Hope Lions donate to FCMH Foundation

The Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) Foundation received a donation recently form the Good Hope Lions Club in the amount of $250.The check is p...

March 7th, 2018 |  



How to get kids to adopt healthier eating habits

How to get kids to adopt healthier eating habits

I saw a recent report that says that childhood obesity is still on the rise, and that has me really worried. What can I do to help my child eat health...

March 5th, 2018 |  


Intestinal illness linked to calves sold to kids for 4-H

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — County health departments in Central Ohio have linked dairy calves brought to the region for youth 4-H projects to an o...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


Science Says: Why Europe still has so many measles outbreaks

LONDON (AP) — While parts of the world have all but banished measles, Europe is still getting hit with large outbreaks where some people donR...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


Next Health University lecture to discuss teen sexual health

Every year there are 20 million new sexually transmitted infections (STDs) in the United States. And, while teens and young adults only account for 27...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


Worst of bad US flu season finally over as illnesses decline

NEW YORK (AP) — The worst of the nation’s nasty flu season is finally over.The season apparently peaked in early February and has been fad...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Doing your own taxes? State and federal tax forms are available at the Carnegie Library, although quantities are limited. For many years, the library ...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


Amish Cook takes a break for new baby

Editor’s Note: The Yoder household is a busy one these days as they adjust to the arrival of newborn Elijah Courage, who arrived as a healthy ba...

February 27th, 2018 |