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Health Fair deemed success

April 30, 2014

Vendors at the Community Health Fair in Broken Bow Monday included the American Red Cross, Loup Basin Public Health Department and KG Yoga.

Area citizens were given the opportunity this week to learn more about their health on every level - and the best part was - it was all free!
For the second time, Adams Land & Cattle Company hosted a Community Health Fair in Broken Bow, and the Municipal Auditorium. This year’s event featured 25 vendors, ranging from insurance representatives to financial planning to health screenings and health foods.
ALCC’s Stephanie Miller says the company’s wellness committee spends about four months planning and organizing the health fair.
“At ALCC we have a mind, body, sould approach to wellness - so we look for businesses that would encompass that when we are looking at potential sponsors and vendors to bring on board,” says Miller.
She says each sponsoring business is required to provided a representative on the health fair board. Joining ALCC as this year’s sponsors were: JMMMMC, Custer County Chief, BD, Schmick’s Market, KCNI/KBBN radio, Grocery Kart, Nebraska State Bank & Trust and Pearason Physical Therapy.
Each vendor provided a gift for door prizes, with winners drawn at the end of the event Monday evening. Door prize winners were:
Kenzie McMullen - 16" Carrying Case
Deb Bryner - Energy Drinks
Rebecca Hunt - Cooler
Valerie Harris - UNL Gift Basket
Geoff Cook - Nebraska State Bank gift
Shawn Morris - Nebraska State Bank Gift
Lisa Eggleston - Grocery Kart Certificate
Lisa Bell - Custer County Chief Gift set
Monica Huhman- Nebraska State Bank Gift
Cheryl Royle - JMMMMC gift basket
Angela Baltz - JMMMMC gift basket
Mike Valasek Jr - Nebra- ska State Bank gift
Krista Amos - JMMMMC Basket
Phillip Lord - Red Cross Emergency Kit
Cleo Nelson - JMMMMC Gift

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