Recent News

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6-7-17          Confirmed Report of West Nile Virus in Mosquito Batch in Macon County

9-28-17        Residents Should Remain Vigilant In Protecting Against West Nile Virus

11-8-17        Caregiver Advisory Services to Offer Savvy Caregiver Classes

11-16-17      Winter Preparedness

1-30-18        Free Car Seat Check Event to be Held in Decatur

2-16-18        Environmental Health Services – How the MCHD Serves Everyone

2-23-18        Medicaid Benefits Open House

3-8-18          MCHD Accredited for Quality Service by Prevent Child Abuse America

3-14-18        County Health Rankings 2018

7-19-18        Car Seat Flier 2018

7-29-19        DSMP Aug Class 2019

8-8-19          Car Seat Flier 8.2019

9-9-19         September Immunization Clinic