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.

Transportation

Eastbound ramp onto I-172 to close Monday for resurfacing

The ramp from eastbound Interstate 72 to northbound Interstate 172 will close Monday, July 22.

Education

Camp College to offer students introduction to JWCC, QU

John Wood Community College and Quincy University are partnering to provide high school students the chance to explore the higher education opportunities available in the area.

Local Briefs

Homeward Bound Waggin to host Dog Days at Quincy Mall

Homeward Bound Waggin will host its sixth annual Homeward Bound Dog Days from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at the Quincy Mall.

Local Briefs

Denman Linen to host job fair

A Quincy employer will host a job fair on Thursday.

Local Briefs

Pageants take stage in Nauvoo

A core cast of professionals and a supporting cast of hundreds bring history to life again this summer in Nauvoo.

Hannibal News

River listening session set for Saturday in Hannibal

The Upper Mississippi River Basin Association and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are hosting a meeting Saturday in Hannibal on how residents through local action can address flooding, sedimentation and droughts.