Arthur’s Annual Rat Race to Benefit Students of New School District

August 20, 2014

It’s Back.

The Arthur Cheese Festival’s Rat Race 5K & 10K runs are taking place on Labor Day Monday, September 1 and as in the past, proceeds from this annual race organized by the Arthur Woman’s Club will be used to fund educational scholarships to graduating high school seniors.

But starting this year, that means seniors in the newly formed high school district, Arthur-Lovington-Atwood-Hammond, will all benefit from this race and may apply for scholarships in the spring.  Read More

ALAH FFA Alumni Chapter Holds Annual Meeting 

August 13, 2014

The Arthur-Lovington / Atwood-Hammond FFA Alumni Chapter held their annual meeting August 5 at the Harris Agricultural Museum in Atwood.  Since forming July 30, 2013, the ALAH FFA Alumni Chapter added 25 new members with 13 of those joining as life members. The chapter has had a busy first year creating awareness for the FFA and Ag Ed program in the school district. The chapter plans to serve pork chops for the upcoming Homecoming festivities and CIBR – BBQ Festival and will host a trap shoot later in the year.  Read More

Sullivan Rehabilitation & Health Care Center Receives 5-Star Rating

August 13, 2014

Petersen Health Care announced that Sullivan Rehabilitation & Health Care has earned the five-star quality rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which signifies a “much above average” rating.

Five stars is the highest and most respected rating a nursing home can receive and is based on health inspections, staffing, and quality measures. Read More

Fifth Annual Masonic Lodge Golf Outing Sat.

August 13, 2014

The fifth annual George A Sentel Masonic Lodge Golf Outing will be held this Saturday, August 16 at the Sullivan Country Club. Tee off will be at 9 a.m., and it is a shotgun start, best ball event. The event includes 18 holes of golf, meal, and a chance for a trip for two to Hawaii. The event is open to the public for anyone wishing to participate.  Read More

Sullivan Chamber Adds New Mobile App for Members

August 6, 2014

The Sullivan Chamber & Economic Development is hoping new technology will serve as a benefit for their existing 200 members and a way to attract more members to join the organization.

The SCED now has a mobile application for smartphones that allows members to manage their online profiles and visitors to look up information about Sullivan and the chamber members.  Read More