The Dougherty County Commission has declared this week Men's Health Week.
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital along with 100 Black Men will hold their eighth annual Men's Health fair this Saturday.
The fair will be held at Phoebe's Health works from 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM.
Men will be able to have a variety of screenings done.
Comedians will also be on hand at the event to help bring home this year's message, "a stroke is no joke."
©2009 WALB News. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Thursday morning, the National Hurricane Center has the odds to 80 percent that a tropical system could develop in the Gulf of Mexico Friday and into Memorial Day weekend.More >>
There were several reasons why a Fulton County judge decided to deny the Dougherty County Commission's request for a restraining order on the Certificate of Need for the Lee County Medical Center.More >>
Anybody who purchased a lottery ticket in Thomasville for Fantasy 5's Wednesday drawing should check their ticket.More >>
A construction project is underway to improve a dangerous South Georgia intersection. The intersection of Highway 300 and Highway 32 in Worth County has been the site of numerous wrecks.More >>
The governor's office said Tuesday that he will fill the vacancy created by the passing of the Honorable Plez Hardin. The appointment will take effect upon swearing in.More >>