Barbour County Against COVID Campaign

The Barbour County Extension Office, Get Involved Barbour, NAACP Barbour County Branch 5075, Medical Center Barbour, the Eufaula City Schools, Buffalo Soldiers (NABSTMC), St John AME Church, St. James Episcopal Church and First African Baptist are working together to form the Barbour County Against COVID-19 initiative to unite the communities within Barbour County in our …

Alabama Extension Part of National COVID Vaccine Education Effort

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – Extension at Alabama A&M and Auburn universities has joined land-grant institutions across the nation to strengthen immunization education. Alabama Extension is partnering with the Extension Foundation, the United States Department of Agriculture and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the effort to reduce adult vaccination hesitancy around COVID and …

Your Need-to-Know Information for Dealing with COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Barbour County

To learn about the virus, call the state help line at 1-800-270-7268. Stay safe. Use good hand washing, stay home, and avoid other people. If you are sick, call your doctor first unless it is an emergency. If you do not have a doctor, call the hospital clinic at 334-687-2083 from 9 to 5 on …

Barbour County COVID-19 Resources

Many organizations in Barbour County are sharing information on COVID-19 so that we can reach citizens who do not regularly use the internet or have access to good local information. With so many sources of information available, even people with multiple connections can find it challenging to know who has the information they need in …

Prepare Heart-Healthy Foods for Your Family

Helen H. Jones; Extension Agent; Nutrition, Diet & Health Heart disease is the leading cause of death in America. Fortunately, many risk factors are things we have control over, such as our food and lifestyle choices. Making nutritious food choices and working in physical activity throughout the day are two excellent ways to help keep …