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“Walk to Remember” Surpasses Target for Terrific Tuesdays 2019 Budget Goal
Oct05

“Walk to Remember” Surpasses Target for Terrific Tuesdays 2019 Budget Goal

On a lovely Autumn evening, several dozen persons gathered for the “Walk to Remember” Alzheimer’s Walk in the Gardens at Christus Mother Frances Hospital in Sulphur Springs. Support is strong locally for the Terrific Tuesdays Alzheimer’s Respite Program. During the annual Walk, it’s $10,000 goal for 2019 program funding was surpassed with final donations, sending the total to over $14,000.  Terrific...

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2018 Series of “Walks to Remember” Fundraisers Benefits Terrific Tuesdays Program, an Alzheimer’s Caregivers Respite Program
Sep18

2018 Series of “Walks to Remember” Fundraisers Benefits Terrific Tuesdays Program, an Alzheimer’s Caregivers Respite Program

Tammi Reardon, Director of Terrific Tuesdays, an Alzheimer’s Caregiver Respiute Program in Sulphur Springs, Texas Join us during the “A Walk To Remember” Campaign for 2018. This is the ONLY fundraiser for Terrific Tuesdays, and this year’s goal is $10,000.  If you don’t know what Terrific Tuesdays is I will tell you. It is a program that happens EVERY TUESDAY from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. It is held at...

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Meal A Day Menu: September 17 – 21st
Sep17

Meal A Day Menu: September 17 – 21st

Meal A Day Menu Monday: Steak Fingers Mashed Potatoes and Gravy Malibu Vegetables Roll Tuesday: Chicken Spectacular Carrots Roll Wednesday: Tater Tot Casserole Pinto Beans Cole Slaw Thursday: Chicken Pot Pie Broccoli Pickled Beets Friday: Beef Enchilada Casserole Refried Beans Chips and Salsa Tossed...

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Free “Whole Pie” Event Will Educate, Inform About Medicare Choices and Benefits
Sep10

Free “Whole Pie” Event Will Educate, Inform About Medicare Choices and Benefits

Karon Weatherman, Director of the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center is getting the word out about a fun way to learn more about the important facts and features of Medicare. The non-biased Medicare Seminar is set for Monday September 24 at 1pm at the Sr’s Center, 150 MLK Drive.  Anyone can attend, but if you want to receive a free pie, you must register before September 20 by calling...

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Senior Summer Olympics an Over the Top Success!
Aug27

Senior Summer Olympics an Over the Top Success!

According to local Sr’s Center Director Karon Weatherman, over 200 Seniors signed up to participate in the fun and games held on August 23, 2018 at The Roc in Sulphur Springs, Texas. In addition to the competitors, friends and family members who came to cheer on  contestants found an atmosphere of laughter and fellowship. Dr. Health E. Hound was among surprise visitors. Several Seniors enjoyed free massages by trained therapists...

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Meal A Day Menu: August 27th-31st
Aug26

Meal A Day Menu: August 27th-31st

Meal A Day Menu August 27 – August 31   Monday Cheese Hamburgers Lettuce Tomato Onion Pickles Chips Tuesday Sweet and Sour Chicken Bed of White Rice Egg Rolls Chinese Vegetables Wednesday Rope Sausage/Sauerkraut Black Eyed Peas Green Tomato Relish Corn Bread Thursday  Chicken Noodle Casserole Broccoli Pickled Beets   Roll   Friday Soft Beef and Cheese Tacos Lettuce Tomato and Onions Refried Beans Chips and...

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Local Senior Royalty to Compete in Ms. Texas Senior Classic Pageant in Tyler
Aug20

Local Senior Royalty to Compete in Ms. Texas Senior Classic Pageant in Tyler

Reigning Ms. Hopkins County Senior Classic Mary Ivey and reigning Ms. Texas Senior Classic Patsy Crist also of Hopkins County will travel to Tyler, Texas for the September 22 state title pageant. Friends, family and fans are invited to show support for them by attending the pageant at the Tyler Holiday Inn. It will be an evening of talent and charm, as well a celebration of the changing face of aging for today’s senior woman....

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Meal A Day Menu: August 20-24th
Aug19

Meal A Day Menu: August 20-24th

Meal A Day Menu August 20 – August 24    Monday Chicken Breast on a Bed of Rice Green Beans Roll Tuesday Ham and Potato Casserole  Candied Carrots Broccoli Wednesday Beef Stroganoff English Peas Garlic Toast Tossed Salad Thursday  Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas Refried Beans Chips and Salsa Tossed Salad   Friday Meatloaf Mashed Potatoes Providence Vegetables...

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Ross & Shoalmire Senior Program: Huge Success
Aug18

Ross & Shoalmire Senior Program: Huge Success

Alexander Collins, Attorney with Ross and Shoalmire, Elder Care Attorneys gave a wonderful and informative program on VA Benefits – Aid and Attendance to a full Senior Citizens Center. Carriage House Manor and At Home Healthcare provided a wonderful lunch for everyone to enjoy. The next Law School Lunch will be on Monday, January 14th at 12:00...

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Dinner Bell ‘Belle’ Turns 80
Aug15

Dinner Bell ‘Belle’ Turns 80

Stand out the way, here comes Judy Gilreath.  Want to know where something is in the FUMC kitchen, Judy knows.  Want a tour of the fancy french slicing machine, Judy is ready. Judy Gilreath Dinner Bell is a community meal program ran from the FUMC in Sulphur Springs.  Each weekly meal is powered by volunteers from all walks of life and denominations. Behind… in front and in between this group is Judy Gilreath. At 80 years old...

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