Richland students spend Day with Doctors

Christopher Anderson and Ny’Kerra Killingsworth spent Jan. 24 at the LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine in Shreveport participating in the Day with the Doctors program. 

These students were among 54 students from North Louisiana chosen to spend an entire day with medical staff and students at LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine.

Day with the Doctors is a one-day interactive program that provides Louisiana high school students with an opportunity to experience and observe a day’s activities on a medical school campus.  

Area woman dies in accident on Highway 80

A Winnsboro woman was killed in a three-vehicle accident Monday in Richland Parish.

Shortly after 9 a.m., Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop F began investigating a three-vehicle fatal crash on US Hwy 80, east of Rayville.  This crash took the life of Sara Haring of Winnsboro. 

The initial investigation by State Police revealed that the crash occurred as 42-year-old Haring was driving a 2017 Ford Escape, eastbound on US Hwy 80.  

Stockshow parade ready to roll Friday

The 79th Northeast Louisiana Livestock Show Grand Parade will be held Feb. 1 in Delhi.

Live music starts at 9 a.m. with opening        ceremonies for the parade beginning at 10 a.m. 

Please note the parade route has changed.  The parade will proceed east from opening ceremonies on Depot Street to Hwy. 17.  It will then turn south and continue past Delhi Clinic, Brookshires and Freds.  

For more information contact Darlene Eubanks at 282-4082 or Nancy Tate at 878-3792.

Free EMT training classes provided

A national shortage of healthcare workers continues in early 2019, and the consequences are a disadvantage to both the public and medical providers.

Already met with unique challenges of providing appropriate and adequate medical care in rural areas, pre-hospital care providers are proactive in curtailing local effects.


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