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Community members raising money for business after fire
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Community members raising money for business after fire

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- After a fire left a well known local business destroyed, community members are stepping up to help those affected.Early on the morning of August 1, a fire broke out at R&R Tent Rentals near South Webster.The business would provide tents for events all over the region and beyond.Owner Rodney Wright says nearly their entire inventory was destroyed.“I started out with two tents 25 years ago, and I probably had 130 tents at this point,” Wright said.Wright says the most painful part of the loss was two tractors that belonged to his father and grandfather.Kristie Johnson is a teacher in South Webster High School. She says the business has been a staple in the community.“We have a few businesses that always give to the school, and he was a huge one,” Johnson sai...
U.S. News & World Report names Loma Linda University Medical Center as Best Hospital in Riverside-San Bernardino metro area
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U.S. News & World Report names Loma Linda University Medical Center as Best Hospital in Riverside-San Bernardino metro area

Loma Linda University Medical Center has been recognized as the 2022-2023 No. 1 hospital in the Riverside and San Bernardino metro area and No. 12 in California by U.S. News & World Report. The Medical Center earned “High Performing” marks in 22 types of care including a national ranking in pulmonology & lung surgery. Trevor Wright, CEO of Loma Linda University Health Hospitals, says this is a remarkable achievement made possible by every member of our healthcare team and their extraordinary efforts to provide compassionate, quality care to each patient. “These rankings offer evidence to our patients that Loma Linda University Medical Center is a place where they and their families will receive excellent healthcare when their need is the greatest,” Wright says. “Though we’ve fac...