Crawford Electric members to decide four-way director race by all absentee voting

    Crawford Electric Cooperative is encouraging its consumer-members to vote in the upcoming election of candidates to serve on the co-op’s board of directors. All voting will be via absentee methods, and there are a number of incentives to encourage voter participation.

PHA eviction moratorium ended July 24: What you need to know

    The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act prevented landlords from taking eviction actions against renters who were unable to pay rent on certain federally backed programs, including the Housing Choice Voucher program, operated by the Phelps County Public Housing Agency (PHA).

Cardiac CT scans for Calcium Scoring now available at MBSH

    Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital is now performing Cardiac Cat Scans (CT) for Calcium Scoring. A cardiac CT scan for coronary calcium is a non-invasive way of obtaining information about the presence, location and extent of calcified plaque in the coronary arteries—the vessels that supply oxygen-containing blood to the heart muscle.

MBSH Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center is recognized with national award for clinical excellence

    MBSH physicians, leaders and clinicians recently gathered to celebrate the Center of Distinction award, which was given to the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center by Healogics®, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. The Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent, and a minimum wound healing rate of at least 92 percent within 28 median days to heal. There were 601 Centers eligible for the Center of Distinction award and 367 achieved the honor.  

Missouri S&T’s first virtual camp to finish with satellite launches

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s first virtual summer camp will conclude with a launch event to watch more than a dozen camper-built small satellites travel 100,000 feet into the air on-board a high-altitude balloon. Campers will track the flight in August and receive images and data captured by the satellites from the edge of space.