Know Someone Who Needs Help Purchasing Their Prescription Medicines? (Health Information)

Did you know that the Public Health Division of the Department of Health and Human Services administers a program that helps County residents with this issue? The Medication Assistance Program (MAP) is a grant-funded program that works closely with an individual’s health care provider and drug companies to provide free or low-cost medicines to residents…

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Facilities, Parks & Emergency Services Keep Snowfall Impact to a Minimum

By: Lisa Canter On Saturday, January 14, Guilford County received approximately 8 inches of snowfall bringing operations across North Carolina to a standstill.  However, the Guilford County Facilities & Parks and Emergency Services Departments had been hard at work days in advance, preparing and staging equipment in several strategic locations in advance.  On Thursday and…

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Guilford County Launches Citizen and Employee Notifications for Public Safety

By: Don Campbell Guilford County residents and employees now have a new way of receiving urgent and important information through cell phones, text messages, home phone and email. Called “G.E.A.N.I.”, the Guilford Emergency Alert, Notification, and Information System will send public safety messages to all residents, businesses, and employees within Guilford County (including City of…

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2017 Triad Chill Plunge

By: Tanya Roach The 2017 Triad Chill Plunge (Polar Plunge) is set for February 25th, 2017.  The location will be Wet N’ Wild Emerald Pointe.  The Triad Chill Plunge is a fundraising event through The Law Enforcement Torch for Special Olympics of North Carolina and will incorporate several law enforcement agencies from around the triad.…

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