December 13, 2016

Beverly “Cookie” Eller has been named as the winner of District Three Governmental Cooperative’s annual Layne Pennington Award. She becomes the twelfth winner of the award presented by the Board of Commissioners and named for the late G. Layne Pennington, who was an energetic and dedicated member of the agency’s management team.   As Home…

December 13, 2016

Each year at this time, District Three requests contributions from church and civic groups and individuals to help meet the needs addressed by the emergency services program, such fuel for home heating. Since all administrative costs are paid from state and federal grants, contributions can be used entirely to benefit those in need.   For…

November 16, 2016

The ElderSpirit Community recently contacted District Three Public Transit interested in learning more about mobility and public transit options available in Abingdon. On Thursday, July 28th, District Three responded with an overview of the available options and today, Wednesday, November 16th with hands-on “travel training”. Employees of District Three Public Transit drove, rode with, and…

October 18, 2016

The Virginia Insurance Counseling and Assistance Program (VICAP) has scheduled enrollment events throughout the service area to assist Medicare beneficiaries make informed decisions about their Medicare Part D plan. There will also be counselors available in the Marion office during the open enrollment from October 15, 2016 through December 7, 2016. The enrollment event schedule…

October 18, 2016

There will be an Alzheimer’s Support Group meeting at Carrington Place in Wytheville on the third Thursday of every month at 5:00 PM. The meeting will be held in the Administration building. For more information please contact Sissy Frye or Brenda Jones at 276.783.8157 or 1.800.541.0933.

October 18, 2016

Driving teams from Galax and Abingdon were recently honored and received gift cards for their safe driving efforts. The Galax Area Driving Team includes Harry Bowers, Russell Branscome, David Foglesong, Roger Fortner, Warren Leonard, Joyce McKenzie, Daniel Morgan, William Robinson, Carroll Sumner, Kermon Sumner, Ronald Tolley, Emmett Turner and Area Supervisor Barry Tickle. The Abingdon…

October 18, 2016

Driving teams from Galax, Marion, and Abingdon were honored and received District Three Public Transit “Safety Star” polo shirts for their safe driving efforts. The Galax Area Driving Team includes Harry Bowers, Russell Branscome, David Foglesong, Roger Fortner, Warren Leonard, Joyce McKenzie, Daniel Morgan, William Robinson, Carroll Sumner, Kermon Sumner, Ronald Tolley, Emmett Turner and…

October 18, 2016

A large crowd including more than 140 senior citizens gathered at the Cliffview Church of God between Galax and Fries recently to celebrate the first Twin County Senior Day. The event included games, door prizes, musical entertainment, health screenings, information, food and fellowship. Event sponsors hope this was just the first of what will become…