Breastfeeding

Andrew County recognized as model program for their exemplary support of breastfeeding mothers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded Andrew County, Missouri, with the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children Loving Support Award of Excellence for exemplary efforts in supporting breastfeeding WIC mothers. These awards were part of USDA’s National WIC Breastfeeding Week, celebrated August 1-7. Breastfeeding provides countless benefits to both babies and […]

Loving Support

Livingston County Health Center wins coveted award from USDA

The Livingston County Health Center’s Women, Infants, and Children Program have received a Loving Support Award of Excellence from the United States Department of Agriculture. The award program was established to recognize agencies that provide exemplary breastfeeding promotion and support services. Only agencies that operated a peer counseling program for at least one year and […]

Chillicothe Chamber brings home state award

Chillicothe Chamber of Commerce wins statewide award

The Chillicothe Area Chamber of Commerce recently brought home a statewide award from a conference held at the Hilton at Branson Landing in Branson. Crystal Narr, Executive Director of the Chillicothe Chamber, attended the CCEM – Chamber of Commerce Executives of Missouri conference where representatives from over 100 chambers gather annually.  During the awards luncheon, […]