Free Walk-in Blood Pressure (BP) Checks Now Available! (Health Information)

High blood pressure has been called the “Silent Killer”.  Many people with high blood pressure have no symptoms at all, and regular blood pressure monitoring is essential to help you know your readings.  To help local residents know and monitor their own blood pressure, Guilford County Health Department will begin offering free blood pressure checks…

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Spring Gardening Tips

By: Hanna Smith – Horticulture Agent, Guilford County Cooperative Extension For many, March signals the beginning of the spring season and with that “spring fever” is the motivation to get outside and begin gardening. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just beginning to try your hand at gardening, these timely tips will help set you…

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TR Ropes Specialty Block Course (2 Week) @ GTCC (June 2017)

  Title:   TR Ropes Block Course     FIP Number:   FIP – 5800     Description:   This Technical Rescuer (TR) Ropes block course will present the Technical Rescuer with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to satisfy the requirements of Chapter 6 (Ropes) of NFPA 1006: Standard for Technical Rescue Professional Qualifications. This…

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Job Opportunity – Firefighter @ Liberty Fire Department – Randolph County

Liberty Fire Department is currently accepting applications for one Firefighter / Driver Position. Starting Salary: 24,020.10 Annually    Excellent benefits including medical/dental, state retirement, 401 (k) and longevity pay. Closing Date: Position will remain open until filled.  Position Requirements °Firefighter will be placed on a 24-hour rotating shift that requires the firefighter to work weekends and…

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