“It Is a Very Rich Plan” … Tough Budget Decisions for TBCD Board

By Gloria Roemer Terry Brown with T Ross Brown & Associates (health underwriters) repeatedly told the Trinity Bay Conservation District (TBCD) Board of Directors at its regular meeting last Wednesday, that the healthcare plan the TBCD employees receive is “a very rich plan”, and in his 30 years of underwriting healthcare plans, no other public […]

Continue reading

WSHD Renews Healthcare Agreement with ECISD

By Gloria Roemer   Scott Campbell, ECISD superintendent, addressed the Directors of the Winnie-Stowell Hospital District last Wednesday to thank them for their continued support of providing $180,000.00 on a partnership between WSHD and ECISD to provide vital services for the children of our community. Accident insurance is purchased for the 1,530 students at ECISD.  […]

Continue reading

Life can seem harsh.

I have taken care of animal situations where it is suffering, or dangerous. It is never fun or pleasant, but as a responsible adult, such things do need done. God seems harsh at times. You can call it uncaring, mean, or heartless, but it is never true. In Genesis 18 God tells Abraham that He […]

Continue reading

Preventive Health

Nellie Lunsford, RHIA Chambers Health September 2020   The first step toward better health, for many, starts with a doctor’s office visit. Preventive health and wellness visits make a difference. Studies show that seeing a medical provider on a regular basis for wellness visits or checkups can have a positive outcome on your health in […]

Continue reading

The Return

There has never seemed to be a more urgent time to gather together for prayer, for reflection, for repentance, a return to God. The community is invited to The Return September 26, 9 a.m., on the Courthouse grounds. The event will be a time of prayer – for those in the federal government down to […]

Continue reading

Managing Diabetes in the Heat

John Redman, MD Bayside Clinic September 2020   Whether you manage your own diabetes or are helping a loved one manage their own diabetes, you may be aware that people who have diabetes – whether it’s type 1 or type 2 – feel the heat more than people who do not have diabetes.  Sound confusing? […]

Continue reading