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MBSH Wound Care Center kicks off week long Diabetes Awareness Campaign

    In recognition of November’s Diabetes Awareness Month, the Wound Care Center® at Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital, a member of the Healogics network, is participating in Healogics’ National Diabetes Awareness Campaign. This means the MBSH will dedicate the week of October 26-30 to educating the local community about the importance of awareness, early intervention and specialized care for diabetes-related chronic wounds, like diabetic foot ulcers.

Public gives MSHP 93.9 percent approval rating

    According to the recent public opinion survey the Missouri State Highway Patrol is fulfilling its mission of service and protection. Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, is pleased to announce the results of the 2020 Public Opinion Survey. Although the response rate increased with the use of a web-based survey compared to the mail-in survey, limitations must be considered when interpreting such results.

School district rejects DESE antigen test plan

    The Cuba Board of Education met on October 22 and Superintendent Jon Earnhart informed the board of an opportunity to receive rapid COVID-19 antigen tests through the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).

Without forage test, hay by any other name is just hay

Mature hay is hay. It may be brome hay, prairie hay or any other type of hay. But in the end, it’s just hay until it’s been tested.

Initiative connects rural working families with valuable tax credit info

Starting in the 2020 tax season, more rural Missourians in need will be able to learn about their eligibility for the federal earned income tax credit (EITC), one of the nation’s largest anti-poverty tools targeting low- and moderate-income working families.

Ballard named 2020 Engineering Manager of the Year

The American Society for Engineering Management (ASEM) has named retired Army Lt. Gen. Joe Ballard, an alumnus of Missouri University of Science and Technology, its 2020 Engineering Manager of the Year.