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Rotary Committed to Fight Against Polio

On Thursday, September 25, members of the Rotary Club of Spruce Pine received an informative program about PolioPlus and the role of Rotary International in world wide eradication of this horrific disease. Rotarian Bill Sweetser introduced Virginia Vanstory from the Rotary Club of Blowing Rock, who provided the program. She noted that the last case reported in the United States was in 1979, and (more)

Toe River Home Health For Sale or Lease To Adapt To Changes

The Toe River Health District Board of Health will hold a public meeting October 29 at 6 pm at Mayland Community College in Spruce Pine to receive comments on their intent to lease, sell or convey by other means the facilities, assets and operations of the Avery, Mitchell and Yancey County Home Health Agencies. Toe River Health District’s three health departments have been (more)

Greenville #1 in Doctor Availability

"Greenville is ranked #1 in the U.S. for 'doctor availability' according to the Health Opportunity Index." To create this ranking, -- a free consumer healthcare tool that makes it easy to find a great doctor -- used new government data to calculate the average number of local residents per primary care doctor in cities across the (more)

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