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National Register adds two area historic places

National Register adds two area historic places

From WSJ Staff Reports One local historic district and one local individual property has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. The Oxford Historic District, in Granville County and the Peace-Stallings-Massey House, near Pilot in Franklin County, were named along with three other historic districts and three other historic properties, The properties were […]

NCDHHS awarded grant to prepare for 988 Suicide Prevention Lifeline number

NCDHHS awarded grant to prepare for 988 Suicide Prevention Lifeline number

From WSJStaff Reports The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services’ Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services has been awarded the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline’s 988 State Planning Grant through Vibrant Emotional Health, the nonprofit administrator of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (Lifeline). This grant, totaling $129,555, provides support to […]

NCDHHS launches online tool to help find COVID vaccine eligibility

NCDHHS launches online tool to help find COVID vaccine eligibility

From WSJ Staff Reports The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services launched a new online tool to help North Carolinians know when they will be eligible to get their vaccine. Find My Vaccine Group walks users through a series of questions to determine which vaccine group they are in. People can then sign up to […]