How healthy, wealthy is Alamance County? Here are the numbers.

Posted Jul 21, 2019 at 10:00 AM The 2018 Alamance County Community Assessment paints a picture of a growing county with economic challenges and disparities among racial groups contributing to health problems and a need to focus on education, access to healthcare, exercise, good food and poverty. The Alamance County Health Department, Impact Alamance, Healthy […]

Make learning fun again

Posted Jul 14, 2019 at 5:55 AM   Nov. 5, 1984, changed John Antonetti’s entire career. He was in his first year teaching eighth grade science in his home state of Arkansas when he found out he was being evaluated by the principal, John Heath. The day of the evaluation, Antonetti forgot his materials at home, forcing him to come […]

Beep, beep! This van brings fun to Burlington

Posted Jul 2, 2019 at 3:10 PM, Updated Jul 2, 2019 at 3:10 PM  Burlington is taking recreation to at-risk communities with an up-fitted cargo van that travels the city to offer structured play for children and families. The Park & Play van was made possible by $50,000 from Impact Alamance. It’s equipped with fitness gear, […]