HRH receives $50,000 Komen grant

Halifax Regional Health System has received a $50,000 grant from the Central Virginia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, a breast cancer organization funding unmet breast cancer needs throughout Central Virginia.

Saleeby to speak on fibromyalgia and pain management

Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and mood issues. If you suffer from this disorder, you are not alone. It is estimated that fibromyalgia affects an estimated 10 million people in the U.S. and an estimated 3-6 percent of the world population. Learn more about the relief and management of Fibromyalgia during […]

Buchanan named R&D project manager at SVHEC

Travis Buchanan has been named the project manager for the R&D Center for Advanced Manufacturing & Energy Efficiency at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC).

SVHEC - An interview with James Potter

James Potter, or just Potter to his friends, was introduced to the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC) last summer when he provided a project management training course to the staff. For 18 years, Potter worked for U.Va. as a management consultant and trainer. He then worked for eight years as a Pharmaceutical Research Associate, providing global training and consulting […]

Crowns opens Thursday

Spring is a time of awakening. The world suddenly seems alive with colors, shapes, and a mixture of flowers, feathers, and fruit. No, wait; that’s just the ladies in their Sunday morning hats. They gather throughout the year, and beginning on April 14, they will be coming alive in Halifax County Little Theatre’s production of “Crowns.”

Clover News for April 4, 2011

Worship service at Scottsburg UMC opened with the prelude “Change My Heart O Lord” played by Lee Snead. Call to worship was “We Have Come Into His House” by the choir. Rev. Doug Sasser had welcome remarks, announcements and led responsive reading from Psalm 96. Hymn of praise was “How Can We Name a Love.” Rev. Sasser read Exodus 17: […]

Girls Scouts team up to send cookies to soldiers

CMH Echocardiography accredited

Community Memorial Healthcenter, Cardiovascular Diagnostic Services located in South Hill, was granted accreditation by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL). The laboratory is one of a growing number of echocardiography laboratories in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico to be so recognized for its commitment to high quality patient care and its provision of quality […]

CMH to celebrate National Healthcare Decisions Day April 13

Community Memorial Healthcenter (CMH), along with other national, state and community organizations, are joining the effort to highlight the importance of advance healthcare decision-making—an effort that has culminated in the formal designation of National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD). As a participating organization, CMH is providing information and tools for the public to talk about their wishes with family, friends and […]

CMH to host blood drive April 14, 15

Virginia Blood Services will hold its next blood drive at Community Memorial Healthcenter (CMH) in South Hill on Thursday, April 14 from 1 -5:30 p.m. and on Friday, April 15 from 9 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in the Education Center. Every minute of every day someone needs blood. That blood can only come from a volunteer donor, a person just like you […]