July 21, 2017 RSS feed / Society

Wonder Woman: the Amazon Princess returns

With the summer blockbuster Wonder Woman continuing to smash domestic and overseas box office records, Hollywood may be rethinking its long-held view that female-led superhero movies are destined to flop.  More...

Women in leadership roles can change the workplace

As women have taken on greater leadership roles in the business world, it’s paid off for both them and business. More...

Spring Valley Rotary Club announces board members

The Spring Valley Rotary Club recently installed new officers to lead the club for the 2017/2018 club year. More...

William Russell “Rusty” Onley

William Russell “Rusty” Onley passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017. Visitation was held at Bethel United Methodist Church, 4600 Daniel Drive, Wednesday, July 19, 2017, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Spring Valley selects its 2017 Rotarian of the Year

The Rotary Club of Spring Valley is pleased to announce Stevie Johnson was selected the 2017 Rotarian of the Year. Club president Wendy Fuess presented the award at the club’s annual meeting Thursday, June 15. More...

Program for veterans with long–term PTSD succeeds

It may seem like a long-shot to think that creating characters, poetry, and narrative writing would heal persistent PTSD, but Recon Mission, an innovative program for Viet Nam War era veterans, succeeded. More...

Nurse cares for veterans at Dorn VA Medical Center

Returning Veterans from Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom, and Operation New Dawn were most likely welcomed into the Veteran Affairs system six years ago by the bubbly persona presented in the form of registered nurse case manager, More...

Capital Rotary Drive helps answer emergency blood appeal

In the middle of an emergency appeal facing critical blood shortages, Capital Rotary’s summer blood drive collected 65 units to benefit up to 195 people. More...

Hospice created to care for the terminally ill

Rest Assured Hospice, whose motto is “with us you are never alone,” began in 2012 as the sister company of Rest Assured Home Care, founded by Reatha P. Johnson RN. More...

History of hospice in the U.S.

Hospice organizations serve millions of patients each year, providing top-notch services to the terminally ill. More...