Tuesday , October 17 2017
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We Have a Follow Up to the Announcement that the County’s Ambulance Board has Decided to Opt-out of the 911 Inter-local Agreement

The announcement came during Monday night’s Fiscal Court meeting. WJRS News spoke yesterday to Vicki Robertson Shivel who heads the ambulance board, and she had the following statement to release concerning the boards decision to no longer take part in the agreement. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Shivel-10-11-17.mp3

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The American Red Cross is Seeking Volunteers Locally

Everyone who is interested in joining the Red Cross are invited to an educational event full of the basics of Disaster Services with the American Red Cross on Day 1 and how to become a caseworker on Day 2. Prospective volunteers can apply online by visiting http://www.redcross.org/volunteer For more information ...

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The Russell County Hospital Now has a Location on Campus for Visitors to Go and Meditate or Just Spend Some Quiet Time with Loved Ones

The Meditation Garden was completed last week and available to anyone visiting the local hospital. Teresa Spaw, Director of Administrative Services, tells us more about it and describes the garden. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Spaw-10-10-17-1.mp3 Names that are currently located on a special memorial inside the hospital will be added to blocks in the ...

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