The Alarming Rise in Child Suicide

The Alarming Rise in Child Suicide

And What You Should Know By Laura Walker, staff writer for Canopy Children’s Solutions Youth suicide is on the rise. After 15 years of decline, rates took a steady increase at the turn of the 21st century. According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there were 15,141 youth suicides (ages 5-18) in the U.S. between 1999 and 2009. Between 2010 and 2016, there were 11,939 youth suicides, Read more »
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March 12, 2018
When every second counts…

When every second counts…

Clearly marked mailbox or building numbers can save your life. By Jim Pollard, AMR Central MS Public Affairs Manager Planning a spring home or lawn improvement project? American Medical Response urges home and business owners not to forget to refurbish address numbers so that they are clearly visible from the street by day and night. “There’s safety in numbers.” With a new spin on that old saying, AMR, a leading medical transportation provider Read more »
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March 12, 2018
The Care You Need, When You Need It

The Care You Need, When You Need It

One of the most difficult and emotional decisions seniors (and their families) have to make is – when is it time to consider moving from living in your own home, to a new setting where you can receive care and services that are more convenient and safer than living alone or with an aging spouse or family member? There is so much to consider. How independent will you be? What services Read more »
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January 15, 2018
Wintry Weather Safety Checklist

Wintry Weather Safety Checklist

By Jim Pollard, AMR Central MS Public Affairs Manager Old Man Winter can be deadly, even in the Deep South. Vehicle crashes on wintery roads, falls on ice and, to a lesser degree, hypothermia are very real threats.  Following, are some important steps you can take to get you and your family through winter weather perils safe and sound. WINTER DRIVING: If you’re not skilled at driving on icy roads, stay home. If you Read more »
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January 14, 2018
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in the news St. Catherine’s Village To Host Seminar On Alzheimer’s Disease And Dementia
Posted Tue 03/13/2018 1:56AM

MADISON, Miss. – March 29, at 2:30 p.m., St. Catherine’s Village will host a free seminar featuring Dr. Thomas Mosley, read more »

Entergy and C Spire team up with PSC to tackle rural “digital divide” challenge
Posted Tue 03/13/2018 1:53AM

JACKSON, Miss. – Entergy Mississippi and C Spire, along with the Mississippi Public Service Commission are teaming up on an read more »

Get Ready to Run Kids’ One-Mile Fun Run Scores Record Participation
Posted Tue 03/13/2018 1:51AM

RIDGELAND, Miss – Following the biggest year of participation ever in Central Mississippi, the Get Ready to Run Kids’ One-Mile read more »

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