News in Brief – 06/17/09

Published 9:45 am Wednesday, June 17, 2009

New site manger named at OLBH

RUSSELL, Ky. — Officials with Bellefonte Physician Services have announced Kimberly Haas has accepted the role of site manager for both Bellefonte Pediatrics and Bellefonte Primary Care in Ashland. Both practices are located at 2028 Winchester Ave.

In her new role, Haas will oversee the daily operations within both offices which include enhancing operational effectiveness, economical and efficient performance of the clinics operating budget and ensuring high quality patient care.

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Haas has been employed with OLBH for seven years. She is a graduate of Ohio University and presently attends Ashland Community College. She resides in Ironton with her husband Charlie and has one daughter.

OLBH center site of After Hours event

RUSSELL, Ky. — The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce will host its second Business After Hours Thursday at the new Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital imaging center at the Ironton Hills Plaza.

Business After Hours receptions are another way the chamber is getting involved with area small business, Chamber President Bob Smith said.

“It is a time for networking, communicating, socializing,” Smith said. “A fun time without too much business.”

The reception will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. and the public is invited. Shuttle transportation will be available from the Pic n’ Save parking lot to the event site. There will be a tent with food and beverages and live musical entertainment.

The public is invited and there will be guided tours for those interested.

Learn web design at OU training center

SOUTH POINT — Learn how to design a Website, Tuesday, June 23 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the OU Business Training Resource Center, South Point, Ohio. The cost is $35 per person. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. The deadline for registering is two days before the event. Contact Connie Freeman at