Phelps County News

Sleep in Heavenly Peace members build bunkbeds for children without beds

    Saturday, October 5, members of the local chapter of Sleep in Heavenly Peace gathered to complete their “team build.” Chapter President, Arti Dautenhahn explained, “the team build is for the core members of the team to get together and make a smaller number of bunkbeds to learn all of the processes and make sure all of the equipment works properly.”  

Old Iron Works Days brings thousands to park - PHOTO GALLERY

Old Iron Works Days returned to Maramec Spring Park over the weekend, drawing a huge turnout to the park. This was the 41st annual event held and thousands came out to celebrate the way of life in the mid-1880s.

MRPC to host employer workshop November 8 focusing on the opioid epidemic impact on the workforce

    Meramec Regional Planning Commission is hosting a one-day workshop entitled “A Changing Workforce: Responding to the Opioid Epidemic” on Nov. 8 in the Shirley Day Room at the Delbert Day Cancer Institute, 1060 W. 10th St., Rolla.

Team Anita golf tournament sign-ups due by October 14

Sign-ups for the Sixth Annual Team Anita Golf Benefit are still being accepted for the event taking place on Saturday, October 19. The event will be held at the Oak Meadow Country Club in Rolla. The registration deadline is October 14 for those wanting to have a team in the event.

Your Community Health Center recognized by AHA and AMA for commitment to improve high blood pressure

    Your Community Health Center is pleased to be recognized by the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American Medical Association (AMA) as a leader in the national effort to get patient blood pressure rates under control and reduce the number of Americans who have heart attacks and strokes each year.