No kidding around with heat
by Chip Latcham
03:00 PM, Friday, August 01
August, usually the hottest time of the year, has arrived. In addition, Thursday (July 31) officially was declared National Heatstroke Prevention Day. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, nearly every 10 days, a child d...

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