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Hospital offering free prostate cancer screenings


hospital offering free prostate cancer screenings

Oak Hill Hospital will provide free prostate cancer screenings in September. Those interested must schedule an appointment for a digital rectal exam with a physician, to be done on Sept. 25 only. Those with appointments can then get a prostate specific antigen blood draw beforehand at the hospital's ExpressLab between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. weekdays (closed from noon to 1 p.m.) from Sept. 2-15. To schedule a DRE, call (352) 597-6333.

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Rogers Park health advisory removed

The Hernando County Health Department has lifted the health advisory at Rogers Park. The advisory had been issued earlier this month due to high levels of bacteria in the Weeki Wachee River. The Health Department reported Friday that test results now indicate that the water quality is in the "acceptable" range.


For information about the Crescent Community Clinic in Brooksville, or to schedule an appointment, call (352) 799-5500. A different phone number was listed in a story published Monday.


The Blue Moon Diner will provide catering for the grand opening wedding ceremony and reception at the new Chapel of Love in Spring Hill. The name of the caterer was omitted from a story published Sunday.

Today's meetings

Southwest Florida Water Management District Governing Board, 9 a.m., district headquarters, 2379 Broad St., south of Brooksville.

Hernando County School Board, noon, 919 N Broad St., Brooksville. Televised on Bright House cable Ch. 614.

Today's pick

Fertilizing Appropriately" free class: 10 a.m., Forest Oaks Government Center, 7479 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 754-4433.

Hernando deaths

DeLuca, Mary-Ann

Gandy, Pauline W.

Lantz, Mary Lohr

Perrin, Agnes M.

This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B.

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