North Texas Woman Who Allegedly Posed As Nurse And Stole From Seniors ArrestedLaketa Calhoun was arrested on a theft charge by Addison Police on behalf of Garland Police who had a warrant for her arrest.
Appeals Court OKs Texas Age Limits For No-Excuse Mail VotingA divided federal appeals court ruled Thursday that Texas can continue allowing no-excuse absentee voting for senior citizens while requiring voters under 65 to provide an excuse if they want an absentee ballot.
Texas Nurses Association CEO Weighs In On Why State Might Move Residents Out Of Nursing Home“Generally states will intervene if there’s an immediate danger to the residents,” Texas Nurses Association CEO Cindy Zolnierek said.
Dallas Tech Firm Helps Seniors Share Stories With Loved Ones Through Video AppIt’s a video app that prompts thoughtful questions for seniors, then packages the answers into a polished video that’s sent to family members.
Sunset High School Parents Create Facebook Page For Seniors Missing Out On OpportunitiesThe "Adopt a Senior" page allows parents to post their senior's photos and bio, then someone in the community adopts them and sends them a graduation gift.
Lancaster ISD Surprises Graduating Seniors With Caravan CelebrationLancaster ISD decided to surprise its graduating seniors with caravans of teachers and staff.
Check Out 2020 Graduation Ceremony Plans For School Districts Across North TexasWhen it comes to commencement, the type of 2020 celebration being held depends on what North Texas school district a student attends. Check out this comprehensive list of graduation ceremony information.
Governor Abbott, Texas National Guard Launch Disinfection Mission For Nursing FacilitiesGovernor Greg Abbott announced that the Texas National Guard has activated Facilities Disinfection Teams to support Texans in nursing homes and to help limit the spread of COVID-19.
Wylie High School Principal Travels 800 Miles To Visit All 612 Graduating SeniorsThe principal of Wylie High School went above and beyond to make this year's graduating class feel special while schools are closed during the coronavirus pandemic.
Senior Center CEO Talks Heavy Burden Of Keeping Patients, Staff Safe Through CoronavirusCEO of The Legacy Senior Communities Melissa Orth said the spike in nursing home deaths in other communities prompted her team to be proactive.
Medicare Plan Reduces Paperwork Burden, But Some Doctors Worry Plan Will Cost ThemThe public has until September 10 to give input to the federal government about the proposed Medicare changes.
Study: 'Medicare For All' Projected To Cost $32.6 TrillionSen. Bernie Sanders' "Medicare for all" plan would boost government health spending by $32.6 trillion in 10 years, requiring historic tax hikes.
Cursive Writing Connects Seniors With Elementary School StudentsWhat started off as a handwriting lesson has now turned into a friendship between a group of third graders and some seniors living at Presbyterian Village North in Dallas.
Bus Hit By Train Was Carrying Tour From Texas Senior CenterA bus hit by a train in Mississippi — killing three people — was carrying people on a trip organized by a Texas senior center.
Handymen & Home Care Helps Seniors Trying To Age In PlaceResearchers said that an innovative program combining visits from occupational therapists and nurses with home fix-ups improved the ability for seniors to care for themselves in their homes.