To boost workforce, medical schools try to sell rural life

BRISTOL, Va. (AP) — On a field trip to the Birthplace of Country Music Museum, Ashish Bibireddy put on headphones and scrolled through a jukebox...

August 9th, 2019 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

The “Scarecrow Book Sale” is just around the corner! Join AAUW and Carnegie Public Library to peruse a wide variety of fiction and nonfict...

August 9th, 2019 |  


August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month

Breastfeeding is one of the best investments in saving lives and improving the health, social and economic development of individuals and nations. Alt...

August 9th, 2019 |  



Hospital provides ‘back to school’ hygiene kits

Hospital provides ‘back to school’ hygiene kits

With the first days of school right around the corner, Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) is doing its part to make sure students start the year ...

August 9th, 2019 |  


Food safety and homemade fruit – or vegetable infused water

Food safety and homemade fruit – or vegetable infused water

I’m planning to add either fresh strawberry or cucumber slices to a pitcher of water to serve with a lunch I’m hosting. Are there any food...

August 9th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: A refreshing punch

We were all ready to go at seven o’clock, Friday morning when the taxi driver pulled in the driveway. At last, all the clothes were sewn and pre...

August 6th, 2019 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Join Carnegie Public Library at Art on the Square! On Saturday, Aug. 10 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., artists will create paintings to be displayed in h...

August 5th, 2019 |  


FCMH announces plans for cancer care

FCMH announces plans for cancer care

Fayette County residents who have been diagnosed with cancer or a hematologic disorder will soon be able to receive oncology and hematology services c...

August 5th, 2019 |  


Cities now see more overdose deaths than rural areas

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. drug overdose deaths, which have been concentrated in Appalachia and other rural areas for more than a dozen years, are bac...

August 2nd, 2019 |  


Health care comes in focus, this time as risk for Dems

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates are split over eliminating employer-provided health insurance under “Medicare for All...

August 2nd, 2019 |