Carley Truckey honored with Youth Community Service Award

by Stefanie Wessell

JEFFERSON – For her role in bringing attention to the drug epidemic in Ashtabula County and raising thousands of dollars for the Opal House, the Jefferson Area Chamber of Commerce recognized 2016 Jefferson Area High School graduate Carley Truckey with its Youth Community Service Award.

ACMC unveils hospice unit renovation, celebrates 25 years of hospice service

by Gabriel McVey

ASHTABULA – The newly renovated, two-bed hospice unit at Ashtabula County Medical Center was elbow-to-elbow with guests April 11, all eager to see the work undertaken by the community-owned hospital to rejuvenate its 25-year-old hospice facilities in an effort aimed at improving end-of-life care for local residents.