Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

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  • Indiana to add all eligible Hoosiers on Healthy Indiana Plan waitlist to the program for 2014 INDIANAPOLIS - After a process to reevaluate the waitlist for the Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP), the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) is adding all those remaining and found eligible on the list to the plan for 2014. FSSA will s

    January 11, 2014

  • Welfare recipients may face drug testing INDIANAPOLIS - Welfare recipients may face drug testing in an effort being revived by Republican lawmakers. A bill would require adults receiving cash welfare payments, under a program known as Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, to be tested for

    January 11, 2014

  • hea-gb120713HopeHolidays headshot Hope for the Holidays: Tips for coping with mental illness and addiction this time of year A mile-long gift list, a shrinking wallet, too much to do and not enough time to do it - these are just a few of the holiday challenges that do not bring good cheer. Add battling mental or emotional issues to the mix, and what should be a joyful time

    December 7, 2013 1 Photo

  • nws-gb102913- Rotary Club - pic2 - pg1 Rotarians “this close” to eradicating polio worldwide GREENSBURG - The Greensburg Rotary Club met Monday for its regular weekly meeting at the Greensburg Country Club, where they discussed the organization's progress in the fight to eradicate polio across the world, in addition to other Rotary

    October 29, 2013 2 Photos

  • nws-gb102213- Westport health expo photo- page 1 Westport Health and Business Expo brings in huge crowds WESTPORT - Every year, the Westport Area Business Association and the Decatur County Memorial Hospital (DCMH) Westport Clinic partner up to present the annual Westport Health and Business Expo on Saturday. This year, the seventh annual West

    October 22, 2013 1 Photo

  • The Port to hold Community Drug Awareness Night WESTPORT - Westport Christian Church (The Port) will be holding a Community Drug Awareness Night Thursday, Oct. 10, beginning at 7 p.m., as a way to be proactive regarding the rampant drug-related issues facing the county and the country. "

    October 8, 2013

  • Mental Illness Awareness week highlights struggling GREENSBURG - Mental Illness Awareness Week has been designated Oct. 1 to 7 in the U. S. by the National Alliance for Mental Illness. The week's goal is to draw attention to and show concern and support for the mentally ill and their famil

    October 3, 2013

  • DCMH announces workforce reduction GREENSBURG -- Decatur County Memorial Hospital (DCMH) has announced it will lay off 30 members of its workforce; affected employees will be notified by the end of October. In a recent open letter to DCMH employees obtained by the Daily News

    October 3, 2013

  • nws-gb092013- Alzheimers Signs photo- page 1 Alzheimer’s Association presentation offers valuable information GREENSBURG -- Kristi McCann, a representative from the Indianapolis branch of the Alzheimer's Association gave a presentation about the disease Tuesday evening at the Greensburg Public Library. After a brief welcome, McCann began by coverin

    September 20, 2013 1 Photo

  • Health Department to offer free flu shots GREENSBURG - The Decatur County Health Department will be hosting a free walk-in adult flu clinic for Decatur County residents from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26. While most people have had or at least known someone with the flu, one might

    September 19, 2013