Phelps County News

First baby born at Phelps Health in 2021 is a girl

Ada Jane Louise Born was the first baby born at Phelps Health in Rolla in 2021, arriving at 6:13 PM Friday, January 1, 2021. She weighed 7 pounds, 10.9 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Phelps Health begins COVID-19 vaccinations for frontline workers

    Phelps Health has received the first round of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine and has begun rolling it out to frontline workers. The first doses have already started to be administered, with a plan to provide vaccines for all employees who work with patients over the next week.

Reidmeyer named fellow of American Ceramic Society

Dr. Mary Reidmeyer, teaching professor emeritus of materials science and engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been selected as a fellow of the American Ceramic Society (ACerS) in recognition of her contributions to the ceramic sciences.