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10TH ANNUAL SENIORS EXPO A SUCCESS

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A  Health Expo for Sr. Citizens was held on Tuesday October 11, 2016 in the Fellowship Hall of League Street Church of Christ in Sulphur Springs. Organized by Karon Weatherman and staff of the Sr’s Center in Sulphur Springs and Brad Burgin, hospital Outreach Director,  the 10th annual event opened it’s doors to over 100 people when it started at 9am. By noon, several hundred free health screenings had been administered and free information dispensed by the 50 vendors and health agencies stationed during the come and go event. Also, flu shots were offered by the community outreach department of Christus Mother Frances Sulphur Springs Hospital to persons with medical coverage. In a KSST Morning Show interview, Weatherman said that the growth of the Health Expo shows there is a need by the Sr’s community for free health screenings on a regular basis. Burgin stated that getting one’s flu shot before flu season begins is important for everyone, especially for Sr’s.

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Author: Enola Gay

Has enjoyed working for KSST since 1989. Hosts the Good Morning Show with Enola Gay on weekday mornings from 6-9am, so 'start your day with Enola Gay'! Guest interviews during the Morning Show can also be seen in playback on Cable Channel 18 TV. Along with local country music fan Benny Potter, co-produces 1230 West, a Country and Western Swing radio show which airs weekly on Saturdays from 7-8am and repeats on Thursdays from 7-8pm. Also writes "At the Corral Gate", a column appearing weekly in The Millennium Shopper and in the Lifestyles section of ksstradio.com.

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