MICDS names Hall of Fame member Bouchard as new football coach for Rams

Once a coach, always a coach for Fred Bouchard. Bouchard is currently assistant superintendent for the Decatur Public Schools. He will trade in his suit and tie for a whistle and more appropriate coaching gear of a T-shirt and shorts on the practice field. Fred Bouchard is the new football coach at MICDS. Bouchard, 55, brings 20 years of head high school coaching experience with a 201-48 record including five state championships, 19 straight years of playoff teams as a head coach and a history of building several teams into top-10 programs. Bouchard, 55, has been hired to be the ...

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FDA warns of biotin’s potential impact on lab tests

Late last year, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration [FDA] issued an update to an earlier warning for healthcare providers and those who regularly take biotin that it can significantly interfere with certain lab tests and cause incorrect results.

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Recognized for influencing positive self-talk

Abigail Mueller, a junior at Whitfield School, was named one of the top two Missouri youth volunteers by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring young people for outstanding acts of volunteerism.

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