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Glenn Hills High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012 By Jason Wermers | Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 Glenn Hills High School The Richmond County Health Department will offer tuberculosis skin tests to selected students and faculty at Glenn Hills High School after a student...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/richmond-county-boar
Child deaths rise in Georgia state report

...address an overall problem of infant mortality, the Department of Public Health has set up prenatal classes in local health departments and is working with physicians to address pregnant women's smoking, diet and general health.State auditors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-08/child-deaths-rise-georgi
1 dead, 1 hospitalized following incident at Augusta home, Hazmat crews called to investigate

...investigation by the Richmond County Sheriff's Office and Augusta's Code Enforcement Divison. The Richmond County Health Department and the Center for Disease Control in Atlanta have been notified of the incident.After extensive testing, both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-01/1-dead-1-hospitalized-
Longtime Masters City volunteer Ralph Herndon dies at 83

...graduated from the Medical College of Georgia. He served in the U.S. Navy. He worked for the Richmond County Health Department.But Ralph Herndon will mostly be remembered for his volunteerism, especially his work with youth baseball. Herndon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-21/longtime-masters-city-vo
HIV diagnosis rate fell by third in US over decade

...study is based on HIV diagnoses from all 50 states' health departments, which get test results from doctors' office...estimate comes from reports from 25 city and state health departments, joined with statistical modeling.Lansky said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-07-19/hiv-diagnosis-rate-fell-th
Ralph Herndon

...AM. Ralph retired from the Georgia Department of Human Resources with 41 years of service at the Richmond County Health Department. He served as the Chairman of the EMS Division and the Chairman of the Environmental Health Division of the Georgia...

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Norovirus causes most food illnesses, CDC says

...good handwashing practices."They know it," said Wishard, the environmental health manager for Richmond County Health Department. "They've been taught it. They just get real comfortable" and forget.That lack of hand hygiene and food service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-03/norovirus-causes-most-food-i
Virginia Hearn

...accounting and other administrative functions during her professional years and, after retirement from the Metro Health Department, Gram relocated to North Augusta to be a closer part of the lives of her younger set of grandchildren Robert A...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171447782
Underground tattoo artists frustrate officials, body art community

...the county manager for environmental health.The health department is responsible for conducting regular inspections...tattooing at their house," he said.The goal of the health department isn't to throw people in jail, Wishard said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-18/underground-tattoo-art
Faith Calendar

...Center; food, clothes, haircuts, GED program sign-up, blood pressure, health screening, Richmond County Health Department, Richmond/Burke Job Training Authority, Compass Youth Mentoring services, Concerned Women Inc., Job Corps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-02-28/faith-calendar