One of my main projects is to assist with the DeKalb Farmers Market. While working the market, I see all that goes into planning, advertising and organizing the event. I have helped create content for the farmers market Facebook and Instagram accounts to make sure our followers are updated frequently, along with keeping it fun and engaging.

Everyone has mental health, some have good mental health, some have mental health needs and some deal with chronic mental illness. Exactly like physical health, we all have days where we feel good and days where we don’t. The DeKalb County Mental Health Board recently approved $2,573,800 in funding for 56 programs located at 23 organizations.

As Independence Day has passed, I’ve been reflecting on how lucky we are to live in the United States, land of the free and home of the brave. We are also fortunate to have the Veterans Club right here in Genoa.