Co-op employee honored with lifesaving award

Crawford Electric Cooperative employee Joe Cartwright was recently honored with a lifesaving award at an industry meeting for his role in performing CPR on a heart attack victim earlier this year. Joe and his wife, Amy, were at a rodeo in Humansville, Mo., in April.

Ambassador Program at MBSH enhances and strengthens the local community through charitable giving

    Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital’s (MBSH) mission is to improve the health of the people and communities it serves.

MBSH donates treadmill to Sullivan PD

    Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital (MBSH) recently donated a Landice treadmill to the Sullivan Police Department, which is available to officers and staff at the station’s fitness facility. The station encourages its personnel to utilize the fitness equipment at its facility to protect both their physical and mental health, especially given the demands and stress of their jobs.

Phelps Health earns GWTG Stroke Silver Plus award

    Phelps Health has received the American Heart Association’s Silver Plus Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Quality Achievement Award for their commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines.

Phelps Health earns national recognition for efforts to improve STEMI treatment in South-Central Missouri

    Phelps Health has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Plus Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures to treat patients who suffer severe heart attacks.

Salem Publishing to purchase Rolla Daily News

    Salem Publishing Company will acquire the Rolla Daily News and two other local publications  from Phillips Media Group, the companies announced September 24. The sale is expected to become final on Friday.