In this episode of Open Line ON DEMAND, Jc visits with Lacey Harms of Ferrell Hospital and Krista Wilson, the Program Director of Cancer Pathways Midwest to discuss the new collaboration bringing Cancer Pathways to southeastern Illinois. Listen in to learn more and visit
A Carmi woman who has made it her mission to head up efforts for the White County Relay for Life is now battling cancer herself. Angie Leuke, chairwoman for the local effort says she was diagnosed with breast cancer. She held off on letting... Read More.
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Marion, IL – June 25th, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the previously scheduled Relay For Life Festival of Hope (Williamson, Franklin, Saline and Gallatin) event will now hold a Luminaria Display and Ceremony at Tower Square Plaza on the evening of July... Read More.
Fairfield Memorial Hospital holds a Cancer Support Group meeting once a month on the second Thursday of each month from 6:00 p.m-7:00 p.m. in the Medical Arts Complex Education Room, with the next meeting being held, Thursday, January 9th. For more information about this... Read More.
Pink Out Game Fighting Cancer The Southeastern Illinois College and Olney Central College softball teams participated in a Pink Out game on April 10th to raise awareness about breast cancer. Donations can be made on behalf of SIC to the American Cancer Society. To donate or for... Read More.
Early this morning, Congress passed a short-term extension to the FY18 spending bill that included a deal to lift budget caps for FY18 and FY19 budgets, enabling appropriators to work to finalize FY18 spending bills. The budget agreement allows for an increase of at... Read More.
The American Cancer Society and Heartland Regional Medical Center will be hosting a Mustache Dash 5K and a Little Mustache Kids Fun Run on Saturday, December 2nd at Carbondale Community High School in Carbondale, IL. Registration for this event begins at 9:00 AM... Read More.