Scale Back Alabama Contest Kicks Off

Residents of Calhoun County can be TRACKED… but it’s all in goodwill. Scale Back is a 10-week contest and participants will receive a free phone app to help track their exercise and eating pattern, provide weekly health tips and the chance to be entered into a drawing for cash prizes. It’s the first year theCalhoun County Extension office is participating in the contest. Organizers say it’s an opportunity for those in our area to get healthier. Scale Back Alabama is a free statewide weight-loss public awareness program that is being sponsored by the Alabama Hospital Association, the Alabama Department of Public Health and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. To enroll in the competition, individuals 18 years of age and older can register at, print a copy of their registration and then visit a local weigh-in site during the week of Jan. 25–31


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