Blood drives

With the annual ACHS blood drive coming up, it is important to know how your blood will be being used as well as where to sign up. First of all, before taking your blood, they will question to make sure that you are well so … Continue readingBlood drives

Flu Clinic

On October 11, 2017, the Cowley County Health Department held two drive-through flu shot clinics in the Agri-Business Building at Paris Park starting at 11 am and ending at 6 pm. There are two health departments in Cowley County: Winfield and Ark City. Flu vaccinations … Continue readingFlu Clinic

Weather sickness

With the weather changing and temperatures dropping, it is important to keep yourself warm. Exposure to the harsh temperatures for too long can cause you to become sick, or in severe cases, it can cause hypothermia. It may seem very obvious, but dress warm. Wear … Continue readingWeather sickness

Fall Allergies

With the fall season coming about all of its allergies arise with it. During an interview with nurse Bonnie here at the high school and from what she has seen it was more of watery eyes, coughing, and sneezing at the moment. Nurse Bonnie also … Continue readingFall Allergies

Seeing Stars

We all know what a concussion is (a blow or jolt to the head that can disrupt the normal function of the brain). A concussion is usually obtained in sports such as football, wrestling, soccer, etc. Football coach, Anthony Whetstone, gave some insight to possible … Continue readingSeeing Stars