Health

St. Catherine’s Williams recognized with CPE award

Recently, Doug Williams, D. Med/D. Min, received the Dr. Richard C. Cabot, MD, award. The presentation, held in Jacksonville, FL, is awarded to only one recipient annually and recognizes “Excellence in Clinical Pastoral Education” (CPE). St. Catherine Hospital’s nationally accredited CPE program emphasizes developing pastoral skills and strengths. Clergy, church workers, […]

‘Power of Pink’ campaign kicks off

By SCOTT AUST More than 100 people attended Thursday night’s kickoff of the Power of Pink fundraising drive at Samy’s Spirits and Steakhouse, whose goal is to raise $200,000 toward purchasing a 3D digital tomosynthesis machine, a state of the art machine used to detect breast cancer. Heather Wright-Renick, St. […]

Support group offers free presentation

Southwest Kansas Support Group of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Kansas is hosting a free education lesson on suicide prevention from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, presented by Richard Falcon, at St. Catherine Hospital Classroom 1. Enter through the Emergency Room entrance, take the elevator in the main […]

SWKS dinner exchange aims to bridge cultural gaps

By BRYAN THOMPSON Kansas News Service Note: This article was originally published on September 29, 2017, by the Kansas News Service and High Plains Public Radio. A rural hospital administrator in southwest Kansas has taken on the role of go-between for Kansans and immigrants from war-ravaged countries on the other […]

2017 Ambassador Award

From City of Garden City, KS – Local Government: “Congratulations to the Garden City High School Live Well Committee on receiving the 2017 Ambassador Award from the University of Kansas Cancer Center. The Committee includes Caroline Robinson (pictured with Mayor Melvin Dale), Cambry Hitchcock, Garret Kipp, Grace Reagle, Agustin Rodriguez, Paola […]