Monroe County health department marks 70th year


MONROE -- To celebrate its 70th anniversary year, the Monroe County Health Department is holding a free event filled with games, food, entertainment, a raffle, and informational tables on the department's history.

The celebration is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 22 at 2353 S. Custer Rd. in Monroe.

Visitors can bring old cell phones to recycle and be put in a drawing to win a gift card.