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Monday, Feb 08, 2016


Clark County district uses student feedback to improve meals

Feedback from students in the Clark County School District is helping improve lunches so that kids will actually eat them
Published: 02/07/16

10 people plead guilty in tax refund and food stamp scam

Ten people, including nine from Florida, are pleading guilty to filing fake income tax refunds and fake food stamp applications
Published: 02/06/16

DHHS: Progress made with Nebraska public benefits program

A Nebraska state agency says it has improved how quickly it processes applications for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program after it failed to meet federal standards last year
Published: 02/05/16
Michigan Senate OKs $30 million to cover Flint water bills

Michigan Senate OKs $30 million to cover Flint water bills

The Michigan Senate has voted to spend $30 million to help pay the water bills of Flint residents who have a lead-contaminated water supply
Published: 02/05/16

Group works to ensure Flint's gardens safe amid water crisis

A group that works to help Flint residents grow healthy food is working to ensure that community and home gardens are safe amid the city's crisis with lead-tainted water
Published: 02/04/16

Police: Man faked brain cancer, took thousands in donations

Police say a Connecticut man shaved his head and took weight loss pills to convince people he had stage 3 brain cancer and collect thousands in donations
Published: 02/04/16

FTC shuts down diet-pill distributor for alleged fake claims

A Glendale, California, company shut down 10 months ago will pay about $10 million to settle claims by the Federal Trade Commission that it wildly exaggerated the results of its diet supplements and used fake endorsements from people like Oprah Winfrey
Published: 02/04/16

Former Saints RB presents check to Pass Christian school

Pass Christian students get surprise when former Saints running back Deuce McAllister visits them to congratulate win in a statewide contest
Published: 02/03/16
A slice of white bread is the trick to healthier Oscars food

A slice of white bread is the trick to healthier Oscars food

THE HEALTHY PLATE: Recipe for salade nicoise tartlets
Published: 02/01/16

Feedlot workshops to feature advice on nutrition, business

Feedlot workshops will offer expert advice on nutrition and economics
Published: 01/31/16