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Accreditation as Primary Stroke Center Earned by Sulphur Springs CHRISTUS
Jan13

Accreditation as Primary Stroke Center Earned by Sulphur Springs CHRISTUS

Back in October 2019, following evaluation by a Joint Commission agency, the CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital in Sulphur Springs was accredited as a Primary Stroke Center. This is one of the highest rankings which hospital organizations may achieve in assessing and treating stroke victims. The accreditation was based on a standard of core measures and ‘best practice’ during a three-month observation process by the Joint...

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Recalls: Lamotrigine Tablets, Nizatidine Capsules,
Jan10

Recalls: Lamotrigine Tablets, Nizatidine Capsules,

‘Field action’ announced for LIFEPAK® 15 Monitor/ Defibrillator Three companies have issued recalls this week, two for medications and one for a medical device. Lamotrigine Tablets Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. on Jan. 10 issued a voluntarily nation-wide recall of one lot of Lamotrigine 100 mg tablets to the consumer level. This single lot of Lamotrigine 100 mg Tablets Lot #331771 (expiration date June 2021) was found...

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Boil Notice Issued For Cumby Water Customers On FM 275 North
Jan09

Boil Notice Issued For Cumby Water Customers On FM 275 North

Cumby Alderman Julie Morris posted the following notice on the City of Cumby Facebook page Jan. 9 warning for Cumby water customers on FM 275 north to boil water before using it for human consumption due to a water main break:

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Chamber Connection — Jan. 9, 2020
Jan09

Chamber Connection — Jan. 9, 2020

By Lezley Brown, president/CEO of Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce It is with great pleasure that the 2020 Board of Directors invites you to the 94th Annual Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce Banquet on Thursday, Feb. 13, at 6 p.m. at the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center. We will host a Networking Cocktail Happy Half Hour at 6 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6:30, and the awards will follow at 7 p.m. Please take this opportunity...

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Cypress Springs Special Utility District Water System Issues Boil Water Notice For Hagansport, Mt. Vernon Area
Jan04

Cypress Springs Special Utility District Water System Issues Boil Water Notice For Hagansport, Mt. Vernon Area

Due to water line break, a boil water notice was issued Jan. 3 for Cypress Springs Special Utility District water system customers in the Mount Vernon, Hagansport and Talco area. Affected area spans from: Highway 37 north of Mount Vernon to Hagansport, west on FM 71 to County Road 1081 from Highway 37 and, East on FM 71 to Talco. All county roads off of Highway 37 between Mt. Vernon and Hagansport, and all county roads off of FM 71....

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1 Lot Of Mirtazapine Recalled Due To Label Error
Jan02

1 Lot Of Mirtazapine Recalled Due To Label Error

A nationwide recall has been issued for one lot of Mirtazapine due to a label error regarding tablet strength. Individuals who take Mirtazapine will want to take note of a recall issued this week for one lot of the antidepressant medication due to a label error which could result in consumers taking the wrong strength of tablets. Aurobindo Pharma USA, Inc., is recalling lot number 03119002A3 of Mirtazapine tablets because bottles...

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Texas Company Issues Recall Of Fresh Veggie Ramen Due To Eggs Packed With Noodles
Dec30

Texas Company Issues Recall Of Fresh Veggie Ramen Due To Eggs Packed With Noodles

A Texas company over the weekend issued a voluntary recalled of its Cece’s® Veggie Co. brand Fresh Veggie Ramen with Chicken Broth (11.5 oz, UPC 5228700653), because the separately packaged egg (branded Peckish) that is included in the product has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This is yet another company issuing a product recall because it contains hard-boiled egg products that may have been...

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Recall Of Boiled Egg Products Expanded
Dec28

Recall Of Boiled Egg Products Expanded

The recall of hard-boiled egg products manufactured at Almart Foods’ Gainesville, Georgia plant has been expanded from hard-boiled and peeled eggs in pails to include all retail, pillow pack, pouch pack, frozen diced, and protein kit products distributed nationwide, due to potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. On Dec. 18, 2019 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration notified Almark Foods that the company’s...

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Press Release From the Texas Department of Transportation
Dec19

Press Release From the Texas Department of Transportation

Description: Texas Department of Transportation (R) NEWS RELEASE PARIS DISTRICTTim McAlavy(903) [email protected] DRUNK DRIVING CAUSES LIFETIME OF HEARTACHE FOR TEXAS FAMILY OVER THE HOLIDAYS TxDOT’s ‘Plan While You Can’ campaign urges drivers to find a sober ride Dec. 19, 2019 AUSTIN – When Rebecca Grimes sets the table during the holiday season, there’s always a missing piece. Nearly four decades ago in 1982, a drunk...

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Admissions Up At CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital-Sulphur Springs
Dec19

Admissions Up At CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital-Sulphur Springs

CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital Sulphur Springs CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital-Sulphur Springs has been “super busy” over the last 2 months, with a 28 percent increase in patient admissions during November alone. The emergency department experienced an almost 16 percent patient increase, CMFHSS Ministry President and Chief Executive officer Paul Harvey told Hopkins County Hospital District Board of Directors during...

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