May 17, 2016

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June 14, 2016

DISTRICT THREE GOVERNMENTAL COOPERATIVE IS CURRENTLY RECRUITING FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS: Part-Time Nutrition Program Coordinator (Marion office) approximately 24 hours per week, Associate degree and/or related experience preferred. Starting pay $10.00 to $12.68 per hour. Part-Time Employment Program Assistant (Marion office) approximately 24 hours per week, Associate degree and/or related experience preferred. Starting pay $10.00…

May 26, 2016

Summer is almost here and District Three Senior Services is happy to announce that we are again participating in Virginia’s Fan Care Program to offer fans or air conditioners to eligible senior citizens in our service area. This program is made possible through the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) and is sponsored…

May 3, 2016

Attention riders whose destination is Feeding America in Abingdon. Effective Tuesday May 17, 2016, District Three Public Transit will be providing shuttle bus service from Food City to Feeding America in Abingdon every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 10:00 am. Reservations are not required but are recommended. To make a reservation please call 276.676.0700 or…

April 19, 2016

New bus stop signs have been installed throughout the Town of Marion at 15 designated stops. According to the District Three Public Transit Operations Manager, Angie Mucha, they were designed to improve the visibility of the bus system. Public feedback is welcome.

April 15, 2016

Area senior citizens can now apply for the 2016 Farmers Market Fresh for Senior’s program designed to help them improve their nutrition while helping local farmers to sell their produce. Over 4,000 area senior citizens enrolled last year in the program offered by District Three Governmental Cooperative. Each individual enrolled will receive $40 in special-purpose…

April 15, 2016

If you were unable to speak for yourself, would your medical providers and loved ones know your wishes regarding medical care? If not, it’s time to start the conversation. Saturday, April 16, 2016 marks the 9th annual National Healthcare Decisions Day – a day designed to raise awareness of the need to plan ahead for…

April 15, 2016

Citizens in the eastern part of Smyth County have taken advantage of daily bus service along U.S. Route 11 connecting several communities. The new service gives residents living along the Lee Highway corridor opportunities to travel for work, shopping and medical appointments. Hikers along the Appalachian Trail have already begun using the service to travel…

April 15, 2016

Smyth County’s 15th annual Older Americans Month (OAM) celebration is set for 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at the Chilhowie Town Park. The event attracts hundreds of seniors each year for a day of outdoor entertainment, picnicking, information booths, door prizes, and health screenings. The event is free to seniors….