Health

Drivers Needed
Sarah Welch, the director of the Meals on Wheels program, is looking for volunteer drivers. “We need drivers, it doesn’t matter if they want to drive once or twice a month...
Summer Food Service Program
Alto ISD is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children 18 years of age and under regardless of race, color, national origin,...
Meals on Wheels June 7 - 13
Wednesday: Chicken fried steak with gravy, Au Gratin potatoes, broccoli with cauliflower, dinner roll, sugar cookie, milk Thursday: Chicken patty on bun, potato medley,...
Texas Association of Orthodontists Reminds Texans to Use Facial...
Members of the Texas Association of Orthodontists (TAO) want to remind parents, coaches and athletes to gear up for recreational and organized sports. It is the perfect...
Fundraiser for local family
Rusk natives Shawn and Kathi Davis are holding a fundraiser for Shawn Davis who recently had triple bypass open heart surgery and was diagnosed with diabetes in the...
Community Hospitals Still Require Blood Donations For Patients
In Texas,residents can tell summer is here when the overnight low is 80 degrees or higher, kids are in camps, and ice cream is almost a meal unto itself. But vacations and...
ETMC begins process to select strategic partner
The East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System is working with a leading management consultant to locate a strategic partner. Kaufman Hall, a national healthcare...
Food Collection to Benefit St. Paul Children’s Foundation Food Pantry
The nurses from Education, CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Cardiology, the Observation Care Center and staff from Integrated Services colleceted over 2,000...


2017 United Way Outreach Food Packaging Event
The public is invited to join from 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 3 at the Palestine Junior High School 1600 S. Loop 256 for the event. This is just a reminder to...
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension announces Food Handlers Class
Texas Department of State Health Services accredited food handlers program is now being offered here at the Cherokee County Courthouse Annex 165 East 6th St. #104, Rusk....
Community Hospitals Still Require Blood Donations For Patients
In Texas,residents can tell summer is here when the overnight low is 80 degrees or higher, kids are in camps, and ice cream is almost a meal unto itself. But vacations and...
The Arbors celebrates National Nursing Home Week
The Arbors Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center held a lunch on Friday, May 19 for 1st responders and national nursing home week. Pictured from the...


Texas Asthma Camp set for June 18-23 at Camp Tyler
Summer camp is a time for children to have fun and make new friendships. But for children who have asthma, attending a traditional summer camp can be difficult because of...
More Than 200,000 Kids Treated in ERs Each Year for...
As temperatures rise, more kids will be on the playground. The nation’s emergency physicians want all of them to have fun, but also to stay safe. “Many playground...
Meals on Wheels May 24 - 30
Wednesday: Lemon pepper fish, boiled potatoes, spinach, wheat roll, apricots, milk Thursday: Oven fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, navy beans, wheat bread, rocky road...