DANVILLE - The Boone County Health Department will host Food Handlers Classes at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 12, at the Public Health Building located near Danville, just off the Lick Creek Road.

Please note that under state law anyone who is involved in the preparation or service of food for public consumption is required to attend a certified food service training course.

The course will be conducted by Phyllis Lowe, Boone County Sanitarian. There is a $10 fee for the food handler's card.

MADISON - Boone Memorial Hospital will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, May 4.

All donors will receive a gift, compliments of the American Red Cross and Boone Memorial Hospital.

Registration will begin approximately 6 weeks prior to event date.

To register, go online to www.redcrossblood.org/give/drive/driveSearch.jsp?_requestid=577228, enter the zip code 25310 and click on "BMH Drive."

For more information, contact Karlie Belle Price, director of Public Relations & Marketing (Boone Memorial Hospital), 304-369-1230 Ext. 5506, 304-437-1572 or kprice@bmh.org.