Bessie Cauble is one of the young people who died from the Spanish flu and was buried at Holyoke Cemetery. — Johnson Publications

Mother of all Pandemics

    Men, women and children around the globe were preparing celebrations for the end of World War I in the fall of 1918, but meanwhile, a very different kind of battle raged right at home.

Lab technician Kim Eastburn, pictured at left, draws blood from Jo Watkins at Melissa Memorial Hospital, prior to the Oct. 20 health fair. The Oct. 8-12 blood draws gave community members the chance to submit samples for lab work, the results of which will be available at the fair. — Johnson Publications

Health fair to include blood work, vendors

    Health screenings and tests, as well as medical info, will be available to the community at Melissa Memorial Hospital’s annual health fair Saturday, Oct. 20, from 9 a.m.-noon.


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