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INSET: Showing decades of rust and wear, one of the original pumps in the old water plant has a date of 1908 stamped on the front.

Sulphur City Manager Andy Freeman, left, and Water Superintendent Michael Jones, look over piping and pumps in the city’s new water plant, which went on line February 6.The new plant replaces a century-old facility that dates back to the early 1900’s.The new plant is located adjacent to the red brick building that housed the town’s old water work’s facility.

City’s New Water Plant Goes Online

Most people were completely unaware of a major change-over within the City of Sulphur infrastructure recently. The event occurred on February 6 when city crews flipped a valve disconnecting the

GRAPHIC COURTESY OF THE AMERICAN LEGION

The American Legion is one of the Nation’s oldest military veterans service organizations.This year, the Legion is observing its 100th year of patriotic service to America. On March 15 to 17, the Legion celebrates the 100th “birthday” of its founding in Paris, France in 1919 by veterans of the First World War. The birthday is one of several significant milestones in the Legion’s creation.These will be observed throughout the Nation during the 15-month Centennial Celebration. The anniversary is noted with new Legion logos and graphics.

American Legion’s 100th Anniversary Is Being Observed

TheAmerican Legion veterans service organization is celebrating a significant milestone in its lengthy history of service to America—its 100th anniversary. The Legion was founded in 1919 in Paris, France on

Arbuckle Memorial Hospital administrator Jeremy Jones, left, is joined by Sarah Freehill, chief nursing officer, center, and quality control specialist Ginger Vinson in accepting the Silver Award from TMP Quality Institute.

The hospital was also notified they received a fivestar rating from Medicare for patient care.

Hospital Wins Prestigious Honor, Five-Star Rating

Arbuckle Memorial Hospital won a prestigious Silver Award for quality improvement, then found out they were given a fivestar rating by Medicare for their caring of patients. The Silver Award

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