Cook retires as Health Dept. director of nursing

Cook retires as Health Dept. director of nursing

The Fayette County Health Department would like to announce the retirement of Marty Cook, R.N., who served as the director of nursing for her last thr...

August 1st, 2016 |  


Sign up for food alerts to stay safe

Sign up for food alerts to stay safe

My wife was recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and so we are both watching what we eat much more carefully. I was surprised to learn that she ne...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Tasty red, white and blue ideas for the Fourth of July

Tasty red, white and blue ideas for the Fourth of July

Are you planning a party this weekend for the Fourth of July? Red, white and blue is the theme for the weekend. Fill the party with some healthy and t...

July 1st, 2016 |  



Keep food safety in mind when camping

Keep food safety in mind when camping

We are planning to go camping for a long weekend this summer and I want to be sure we’re smart about the food we bring and prepare. What should ...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Beware of Mosquitoes!

Beware of Mosquitoes!

Have you heard the buzzing sound or felt the itchy bites? Mosquitoes are around. We used to think the itchy bite marks were just a pest. Now, we hear ...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


FCMH Auxiliary holds meeting

Fayette County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary President Pat Gall brought the meeting to order by having the scholarship committee introduce the recipient...

June 17th, 2016 |  


FCMH Foundation receives donation from Good Hope Lions Club

FCMH Foundation receives donation from Good Hope Lions Club

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) Foundation received a donation from the Good Hope Lions Club of Wayne Township in the amount of $500.The Good ...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Fight the Bite

It’s that time of year where everyone needs to be aware of the nasty pest - mosquitoes. The most effective way to prevent mosquito-borne disease...

June 10th, 2016 |  


Canning and freezing information class available

Canning and freezing information class available

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 10th, 2016 |  


Fire Up the Grill!

Fire Up the Grill!

It’s grilling season. Even the latest Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommends grilling (as well as broiling, poaching and roasting) as a goo...

May 20th, 2016 |