Foundation for Soy Innovation Scholarships are now available

    The Foundation for Soy Innovation scholarship program is back for 2021, and is expanding for its second year.
    The scholarships, made possible by contributions from Missouri's farmers, support students and early-career faculty who are working along the soy value chain, from agronomic research to developing new soy-based products.

Registration open for AEL classes

    Enrollment is open for the East Central College Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) program. AEL is registering students for both the High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) preparation and English language classes in multiple locations throughout the region.  The AEL program is free to everyone and there are both morning and evening classes available.

East Central College student creates mask clips for health care workers

    Earlier this year at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, East Central College engineering student Joe Jasper saw a need that fit his skill set.
    Jasper, of the Leslie area, owns his own laser engraving business, “Creations with Character.”

MBSH Critical Care/Med Surg receives GlideScope with Ambassador support

    The Medical Surgical and Critical Care Units at Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital were able to acquire a GlideScope® CoreTM 15 airway visualization system. Support from Ambassador fundraising efforts made this important capital purchase possible.

Preferred Hospice of Rolla hires site manager

    Preferred Hospice is pleased to announce that Matthew Hill, LPN is now the Site Manager in the Rolla office.  Preferred Hospice of Missouri has 7 offices across the state, covering over 65 counties total. The Rolla office covers patients in the following counties:  Phelps, Dent, Crawford, Gasconade, Maries, Texas, and Pulaski.