03-26-2010

 




GERALD TURLEY AWARD RECIPIENT ANNOUNCED

 

The Gerald Turley Award recipient has been announced by the Greenville Chamber of Commerce.  Dan Jensen will receive the honor this year.  Jensen is known for many volunteer efforts including those with the Simple Room, Salvation Army bell ringers, senior center food pantry, Greenville Regional Hospital Auxiliary, blood drives and many others.  Jensen taught at Greenville College for 36 years.  Past recipients include Frank Watson, Fred Baumberger, Tony Koonce, Darryl Bolen and Robert Ish Smith, just to name a few.  Jensen will receive the award at a dessert reception in the Krober Room at Greenville College, Thursday, April 29 starting at 6:30 p.m.  For more information contact the Greenville Chamber of Commerce at 664-9272.

 

 

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GREENVILLE REGIONAL HOSPITAL AWARDED ACCREDITATION

 

Greenville Regional Hospital has been awarded accreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), a recognized independent accreditation authority. The hospital earned this distinction after HFAP conducted an extensive and objective review of the quality and safety standards at the hospital and all its related services. The HFAP is one of three national voluntary accreditation programs authorized by the centers for Medicare and Medicaid services to survey all hospitals and other medical facilities for compliance with the Medicare conditions of participation. This accreditation is recognized by the federal government, state governments, managed care organizations and insurance companies.



BLOOD DONORS GET FREE CAMPING

 

The American Red Cross, in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, will host a blood drive Tuesday, March 30 at the Carlyle Lake Visitor Center, from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Those who donate will receive a certificate for one night of free camping at Carlyle Lake. For more information call the Carlyle Lake Project Office at 594-2484.

 

OBITUARIES

None To Report


WEATHER

SATURDAY - mostly sunny, high 60, low 46

cloudy with a 60% chance of rain, high 57, low 37


PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Join Tom Kennedy this Sunday following the Noon Bond County Area News for Public Affairs.  Tom’s guest this week is Sandi Laurent.  Tom and Sandi will discuss what’s coming up with 4-H this spring and summer, and how you can get involved or get your children involved.  That’s Public Affairs this Sunday following the Noon Bond County Area News. 


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