Our annual sock-hop is coming up on 6/18. Come join us for a blast back in time with Joey & John entertaining from 6 to 10PM.
Also our annual Bass tournament will be on 6/25 this year. Applications are available at the club. All entry fees will be paid out in prizes. Stop in and get your application today!
Ticks Now Carry A Virus More Deadly Than Lyme Disease – Here’s What You Need To Know!
A quick-moving and potentially fatal virus has been found in the U.S. in the Northeast and Great Lakes area.
Carried and transferred to people and pets by ticks, the Powassan virus can infect the central nervous system, causing similar symptoms to Lyme disease, but more severe and without any cure.
Once bitten by an infected tick, it only takes a matter of hours before symptoms begin to occur. The patients infected are likely to become susceptible to neurological damage due to inflammation of the brain, which can lead to both encephalitis and meningitis.
Although contracting the disease is quite rare, because of the possible fatality, doctors are urging people to do everything they can to prevent being infected. For people who work outdoors or camp in any of the affected areas, the chance of becoming infected is much higher.
Here are the main guidelines to follow to protect your family:
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