Brown Survives Heart Scare

On May 29, 3013, Jim Brown felt a stabbing pain in his chest. “I woke up in the middle of the night, and I thought I had heart burn,” he said. He made a doctor’s appointment a few days later. His EKG heart test checked out normal, but he failed a stress test and was referred to a...

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Age No Barrier for Lexington Runners

As Marty Smith approaches her 68th birthday this summer, she’s not looking for a rocking chair. Instead, she’s planning to roll in the mud and crawl through culverts in the Dawson County “Cowpoke” Mud Run and continue her morning group exercise classes with the twenty and...

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White Builds Community

When Micki White started working at the Don Sjogren Community YMCA a year ago, it was just going to be for a few hours a week. That part-time job turned into a full-time job this past month as she accepted more duties supervising the front desk staff and teaching many new Y classes...

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