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Agent Orange was a herbicide used by the U.S. military from 1962 to 1975, named for the orange band around its storage barrel. The military sprayed millions of gallons of Agent Orange and other tactical herbicides on trees and vegetation during the Vietnam War.

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WellWay Whole Health Shoppe celebrated their five year anniversary on Tuesday, with a ribbon cutting with the Pell City Chamber of Commerce, special discounts, and samples for customer appreciation.

For one in eight women, breast cancer is a likely reality. News of diagnosis is sobering, heart-breaking and terrifying. That is where Forge Breast Cancer Survivor Center (FORGE) steps in to assist and support central Alabama patients in all stages of the fight. Thanks to a $25,000 donation …

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We celebrate and recognize several wonderful things in the United States during the month of May, starting with May Day, which is the first day of May. It is traditionally the day we welcome spring and everything that goes along with it.

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St. Vincent’s St. Clair has earned a five-star rating for hospital quality from the Centers for Medicare and Medicare Services (CMS). St. Vincent’s St. Clair is one of only five hospitals in the state, and the only in the region, to receive this distinction. 

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February is Heart Attack and Stroke Awareness Month. But I’m aware of heart attacks every single day of every single month of the year. And I have been since my son Buddy had a massive heart attack on December 19, 2016. His heart attack and resulting oxygen deprivation caused severe and irre…

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The Jefferson, Blount, St. Clair (JBS) Mental Health Authority  honored former board member Sam Jones by renaming their Pell City facility the Sam Jones Group Home.

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As schools start filling with students once again, we need to be aware of what is filling our students’ bellies throughout the day. We have all heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and there are studies that show students who eat breakfast perform better than those who …

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PIRAEUS, GREECE -Seaman John Held from Moody, Alabama, assigned to the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), participate in the Navy-wide semi-annual physical readiness test June 5, 2018.

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Springville Pediatrics held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, March 8 at Springville Station adjacent to Wal-Mart.

Artists will create spectacular works of art in the blink of an eye during the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center’s 33rd annual ArtBLINK Gala 2018 at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, in The Kirklin Clinic of UAB Hospital, 2000 Sixth Ave. South.  

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Easterseals has been a resource for families facing disabilities nationwide for over 100 years, and now they seek to expand those resources for the people of St. Clair County.  

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After a year and a half of construction, the new Northside Medical Home facility in Pell City officially opened its doors on Tuesday, Nov. 14. 

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Northside Medical Home, the newest expansion at Northside Medical Associates, will hold its ribbon cutting Tuesday at 10 a.m. The public is invited to attend and tour the new facility.

The City of Springville and Springville Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Springville Pediatrics, the newest addition to the Springville Station shopping center on I-59 with a Groundbreaking Ceremony on Tuesday, Oct. 17. Springville Pediatrics will be located at the end of Springville Statio…

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Currently, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the two most prevalent types of cancer here in St. Clair County, just under breast cancer, are prostate and lung cancer.

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