Local Briefs

New clinic opens for substance abuse treatment

Posted: Jun. 17, 2019 12:01 am

QUINCY -- Family Guidance Centers, Inc., a nonprofit behavioral health care organization that treats and prevents substance use disorder, has opened a medication-assisted treatment clinic in Quincy.

The clinic, 727 Broadway, is open from 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday to provide patients with telephone and walk-in screening to determine appropriateness and eligibility for services.

The facility offers outpatient substance use disorder treatment, recovery support services, medication-assisted treatment, community education, clinical assessment and toxicology testing.

Local Briefs

Brotherhood Banquet guest speaker started faith journey in Quincy

The Rev. James C. Bailey will be the guest speaker for the Bethel A.M.E. Church Brotherhood Banquet at 2 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Quincy Senior and Family Resource Center, 639 York.

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Business plan workshop planned Thursday in Pittsfield

The Pike County Economic Development Corp. will offer a Thursday night workshop on creating a business plan.

Local Briefs

Warsaw Community District holds preschool screening

Warsaw Community Unit District No. 316 is holding a Pre-K screening from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, March 12, and from 8 to 11 a.m. Friday, March 13, at Trinity United Methodist Church.

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Great River Genealogical Society presents Underground Railroad program

The Great River Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, at the Lutheran Church of St. John, 3340 State, Quincy.

Police & Courts

Adams County Sheriff's Office seeks applicants for corrections officers

The Adams County Sheriff's Office is seeking applications for corrections officers.

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JWCC Truck Driver Training Program hosts information session

An information session about the Truck Driver Training Program at John Wood Community College will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at the Workforce Development Center, 4220 Koch's Lane, Quincy.

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"The Ripple Effect," a feature length documentary film, will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at John Wood Community College Auditorium.