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Hospital Trains Decontamination Teams

Tuesday, November 14th, 2006


Mercy Health/Love County Hospital and Clinic trained two dozen nurses and emergency medical technicians as “first receivers” Thursday.
They will be equipped to handle persons who arrive at the hospital after being exposed to decontaminants.
The training took place outside the emergency room, where the hospital had previously installed a decontamination shower.
The workers formed three-person teams and practiced donning and moving around in the protective gear they will need in...

Marietta Doctor and D.A. Started Out as Band Directors

Thursday, February 23rd, 2006


Strike Up the Band: Attorney Gary Brown (with saxophone) and physician Larry D. Powell (with euphonium) value their experiences in music education. They posed on the steps of the Love County Courthouse in Marietta. Photo by Barbara Sessions
(Marietta, OK)--          Here’s a key question: Do music students make better doctors and lawyers?
Take note: Two of Marietta’s leading professionals started their careers as band directors.
Gary Brown, the Love County...