Halloween may be a horror-themed holiday, but the fun stops when fright forgoes fiction. In real life, scary situations are seldom enjoyable — only from the comfort of a couch, in the form of a spooky story or film. This Halloween, Mercy Urgent Care wa…Read more.
It’s that time of year again. Autumn has rolled its way into the mountains, and with it comes the ensuing wave of seasonal sicknesses. Each year, Mercy Urgent Care sees and treats more than a thousand patients for the flu virus and its many complicatio…Read more.
On Sept. 24, 1827, the first House of Mercy opened on Baggot Street in Dublin, Ireland. There, Catherine McAuley, founder of the Sisters of Mercy, an international religious institute of Roman Catholic women, opened a school and residence for impoveris…Read more.
Mercy Urgent Care will host its annual Mercy For Haiti fundraiser, this year as an art fair, on Oct. 11 to support the not-for-profit organization’s international missions to Haiti.Read more.
Pack up the pool toys, the vacation plans and the camp memories: This week, Western North Carolina returned to school. The return of structure after a long summer, though, can have students and families out of practice when it comes to safety. In addi…Read more.