Jana G. Baldwin, Mayfield, a Modern Woodmen of America financial representative, recently attended the Modern Woodmen Leadership Career Institute, held at Modern Woodmen's home office in Rock Island, Illinois. Modern Woodmen's top representatives and managers are invited to attend the event where featured speakers inspire attendees to become better leaders, improve results in their regions, and motivate those they work with. Attendees also have the opportunity to exchange leadership best practices with their colleagues.

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Zuhair Ghanem, MD, has joined Murray-Calloway Hospital's Oncology and Hematology of Murray. Ghanem graduated from Jordan University of Science and Technology in Amman, Jordan, with his doctor of medicine. He completed a hematology/medical oncology fellowship at Howard University Hospital, in Washington, D.C., as well as training at Georgetown University's Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, National Institutes of Health and Johns Hopkins University's Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center. Ghanem also completed a geriatrics fellowship at the Arizona Center on Aging, at the University of Arizona, Tucson. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, American Geriatrics Society, and American College of Physicians.

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The Paducah office of Stifel Investment Services has relocated to 2190 New Holt Road, Suite C, Paducah. The staff at Stifel's Paducah branch includes: Adam Chustz, senior vice president/investments; Kye Nichols, vice president/investments; Elliot Treece, vice president/investments; Stephanie Baer, client service associate; Sally Teague, client service associate; and Jasmine McCrady, client service associate.

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ARGI, a Louisville-based personal and business financial advisory firm, recently held a grand opening for its Paducah office at 4730 Village Square Driver, Suite 100, in Paducah. The firm officially opened its 2,273-square-foot Paducah office earlier this year. The branch features a large conference room, reception area, and expanded offices and client meeting rooms for local financial advisors, Ron Beaton, CFP, PJ Gibbs, CFP, and Eric Chumbler.

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Adam Ogle, MSN, RN, CEN, executive director of emergency services at Baptist Health Paducah, and Carl Vinson, LPN, who works in the emergency department, were both recently appointed to four-year terms of the Kentucky Board of Nursing by Gov. Matt Bevin. Ogle will represent the Kentucky Nursing Association and Vinson will represent the Kentucky Licensed Practical Nurses Organization, Inc. He has worked at Baptist for four years. He previously worked at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown and as a house supervisor at Mobile Infirmary Medical Center in Alabama. He received an associate's degree in nursing from Elizabethtown Community & Technical College, a bachelor's degree in nursing from McKendree University in Lebanon, Illinois, and a master's degree in nursing administration from Western Kentucky University. Vinson has worked at Baptist for 19 years. He graduated from the U.S. Army Academy of Health Sciences at Brooke Army Medical Center and Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center. The Kentucky Board of Nursing protects the well-being of the public by development and enforcement of state laws governing the safe practice of nursing, nursing education and credentialing.

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Leanne Gibbs has been named Employee of the Quarter a The Murray Bank. She currently works as proof operator in the bank's operations department. In addition to her strong work ethic and ongoing support of the Bank's mission, she was recognized for her outstanding performance in all aspects of her job. Gibbs has worked at the bank for over five years. The Employee of the Quarter is voted on by fellow employees.

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Chris Sims, of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Paducah, recently earned the firm's A.F. McKenzie award for achievement in building client relationships.

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Heart attack treatment at Baptist Health Paducah has been recognized among the nation's best by the American College of Cardiology for the seventh year. Baptist Health is one of 223 hospitals nationwide to receive the NCDR (National Cardiovascular Data Registry) Chest Pain-MI Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award. It recognizes the hospital's commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care for heart attack patients as outlined by the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association clinical guidelines and recommendations.

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