Applications being taken for local AHEC program
A summer program, Area Health Education Center, is being offered to high school students who are interested in learning about health care.
Students from local schools will spend time in each department of the DeQuincy Memorial Hospital as well as take field trips to area facilities.
Each student will receive a 1/2 high school credit for participating in the program.
Applications are available at the high schools. Deadline for entry is Wednesday, Feb. 22.