Copeland joins hospital board

Retired educator Tellis Copeland was recently appointed to the Houston 4464CopelandTellis310x153County Health Care Authority. Copeland spent his entire professional career as an educator in Dale County, retiring from Wallace College as an administrator and counselor. This is his second term as a member of the Houston County Health Care Authority; having served on the board from 1977-1983. Copeland replaces Ted Long, who passed away last fall.

Youth Leadership Dothan tours SAMC

A group of Youth Leadership Dothan students with SAMC connections paused for 4450YouthLeadershipDothan310x153a photo during a recent tour of the hospital. From left: Nathan Parker, son of John and Marsha Parker, Bethany Haley, daughter of Dr. Tim Haley, Han Zhang, son of Ti and Cari Zhang, Alex Reynolds, son of Emmie Reynolds, Mary Grant Hall, stepdaughter of Dr. Jerry Marsella, Cannon Culver, grandson of Johnny and Betty Cochran, Hunter Miller, cousin of Mark McDonald, and Jaci Skipper, daughter of John Skipper. Youth Leadership Dothan-Houston County is a county-wide leadership training program for high school juniors.

2nd Cup of Coffee meets

The 2nd Cup of Coffee group held its monthly meeting on Jan. 14 in SAMC's Terrace Cafeteria. 4446SecondCupOfCoffeeEricDaffron310x153 In the photo, Eric Daffron, division director, SAMC Information Systems speaks to attendees on the topic of, "What the Heck is Snap Chatting?" Part of SAMC's Senior Discovery program, 2nd Cup of Coffee meets the second Wednesday each month from 9:30–11 a.m. in the Terrace Cafeteria. Programs include games, fellowship and health related presentations. Membership is free with Senior Discovery membership. New members receive a free 2nd Cup of Coffee mug and free coffee.