Dehner named ADAMH executive director

Dehner named ADAMH executive director

Following a year-long search, the Paint Valley Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health (ADAMH) Board of Directors has hired Penny Dehner as its new ...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Wash fresh produce before eating to ensure food safety

Wash fresh produce before eating to ensure food safety

My friend insists that we have to rinse off all fruit before eating it – even watermelon, kiwi and cantaloupe. I say fruit that I cut to eat, li...

June 19th, 2017 |  


13 graduate from Fayette County Health Department’s safe sitter class

13 graduate from Fayette County Health Department’s safe sitter class

The Fayette County Health Department just graduated 13 boys and girls from its Safe Sitter class.The class is taught by nurses from the health departm...

June 16th, 2017 |  



FCMH Auxiliary presents scholarship to MT grad

FCMH Auxiliary presents scholarship to MT grad

For many years the Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) Auxiliary has presented scholarships to two graduates who are entering school for medical t...

June 15th, 2017 |  


Learn more about preserving food

Learn more about preserving food

Are you interested in preserving food? With summer harvest time starting soon, come learn about how to properly extend the season’s bounty by le...

June 15th, 2017 updated: June 15th, 2017. |  


‘Rolling Rimples’ winners announced by health department

‘Rolling Rimples’ winners announced by health department

Rolling Rimples is a four-month weight loss program sponsored by the Fayette County Health Department and United Way for local businesses in the commu...

June 9th, 2017 |  


Keep children hydrated

Keep children hydrated

The hot days of summer are ahead and the kids are enthusiastically playing, jumping and running around the yard. You want to have them be active, but ...

June 9th, 2017 |  


FCMH receives donation from Trends

FCMH receives donation from Trends

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) Foundation recently received a check in the amount of $370 from Lyn Brackens, owner of Trends Downtown on Cour...

June 7th, 2017 |  


Healthy breakfast choices include whole grains, protein

Healthy breakfast choices include whole grains, protein

I often find myself running out the door to avoid being late to work, so oftentimes that doesn’t leave me much time to eat in the mornings. What...

June 5th, 2017 |  


Safe Sitter classes returning to Fayette County

Unintentional injuries are the leading cause of death and disability for children in the United States. Did you know that today 25 children will die i...

June 2nd, 2017 |