Jan 09 2024

AEP Supports Giles FOCUS with Awarded Funds

[caption id="attachment_40835" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Photo by micheile henderson on Unsplash[/caption] AEP Supports Giles FOCUS with Awarded Funds Recently AEP, Appalachian Electric Power, presented Giles County a check for $75,000 that will be directed toward the growth and expansion of the Giles County FOCUS program. FOCUS stands for Focus on Communities Utilizing Services and came about in 2015 after a review of where...

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NEW RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT OFFERS FREE SEASONAL FLU VACCINE AT DRIVE-THRU CLINIC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 7, 2020 Media Contact: Noelle Bissell, M.D., health director, New River Health District, 540-585-3300Robert Parker, public information officer, Western Region, robert.parker@vdh.virginia.gov NEW RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT OFFERS FREE SEASONAL FLU VACCINE AT DRIVE-THRU CLINIC   (CHRISTIANSBURG, Virginia) – The New River Health District (NRHD) will offer free seasonal flu vaccine at a special drive-thru dispensing clinic on Wednesday, October 14 from...

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Apr 05 2020

New River Health District Announces First Cases Of COVID-19 In Giles County

New River Health District Announces First Cases of COVID-19 in Giles County   (CHRISTIANSBURG, Virginia) – The New River Health District confirmed two additional cases of COVID-19 in the district. Both are residents of Giles County. Both are self-isolating at home, and health department staff are conducting a contact investigation, to identify those who had contact with the patients, assess their risk...

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