Holiday Safety

Around this time of year, the air gets a bit more chilly, people tend to travel more, and there are a lot of preparations being made that can make it all seem overwhelming. We here at Van Buren County want all of our neighbors to have not only a very merry and cheerful celebration, but a safe one as well.

1. In the kitchen and around meals, or even out shopping for that perfect gift, be mindful of hygiene. Wash your hands and be courteous to others by covering your mouth when coughing or sneezing. Togetherness can also come with lots of germiness.

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As Thanksgiving is upon us all this month and we make plans to spend time with those we each care for, there has been a tradition known as "counting the things we are thankful for." So from VBC:

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