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Idler-/-Harbour Recognized for Their Contributions

Idler-/-Harbour Recognized for Their Contributions

Two Prowers County residents, JoLynn Idler and Doug Harbour were presented with certificates of appreciation for their work in the community by the Prowers County Commissioners recently. Idler was recognized for her work with Prowers County Public Health as an immunization coordinator for the past 17 years. She was selected as a 2015 Regional Sure […]

7 Cases of Pertussis Confirmed for Prowers County

7 Cases of Pertussis Confirmed for Prowers County

Lamar, CO– Prowers County Public Health officials have received lab confirmation of seven (7) pertussis cases in Lamar, Colorado. Pertussis, a respiratory illness commonly known as “whooping cough” or“100 day cough”, is a very contagious disease caused by a type of bacteria called Bordetella pertussis. This disease is spread from person to person usually spread […]

FREE Flu Clinic March 1

FREE Flu Clinic March 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2012 FREE Flu Clinic Due to an abundance of vaccine, Prowers County Public Health & Environment will be offering a FREE flu clinic at their office on Thursday, March 1, 2012, 9am‐12pm, 1pm ‐ 5pm. Flu vaccinations will be available for both children and adults free of charge. Prowers County […]

Holly Commercial Club - Nov. and Dec. Town Contest Dates

Holly Commercial Club – Nov. and Dec. Town Contest Dates

Holly Commercial Club Minutes November 2, 2011 – 12 noon Holly Methodist Church      Prayer was said and a delicious lunch was served by the Methodist Church.  Call to order at 12:30 pm by President Ralph Plummer. Attendance roll sign-in sheet was passed around, 17 people were present. Minutes; copies were offered and distributed to […]

Seeing Red in February, for Good Health

Linked in Health, a community partnership for health promotion sponsored by High Plains Community Health Center, Prowers Medical Center, Dr Ray’s Office and Prowers County Public Health will be raising awareness about heart health by promoting multiple events and education opportunities during February, National Heart Month. Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of Americans […]