Luke Lashley, Muskogee
"When kids were little, we went to mass and before we left put out carrots for reindeers and cookies for Santa. When we came home there was a thank you card from Santa and Rudolph. The kids were so excited."
Are you caring for someone 60 years of age or older? Are they struggling with the effects of Alzheimer’s, dementia, or Parkinson’s disease? Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed or stressed?
There is an adage, “The only thing constant in today’s world is change.” For this column, let me use a quote I shared previously by Michael John Bobak. He said, “All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.”
How can you feel confident you won’t take COVID-19 home with your leftovers if you venture out? Scientists at Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation have tips to guide you.
During a 2010 trip through southern Idaho we watched in awe one sunny day as individuals parachuted off a bridge high above the Snake River. At the time we were on a journey following the Oregon Trail and happened to be in the right place at the right time. Stumbling onto these types of unexpected discoveries is one of the great pleasures of independent travel.
Are you 55 or older and caring for a relative child under the age of 18? Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed? Do you know what resources and services are available to help you?
This Week's Circulars
69, a resident of Haskell, OK passed Monday, November 15, 2021. Service of Memory, Sunday, December 5th, 2:00 p.m., Precious Memories Chapel/House of Winn Funeral Home-Muskogee. The family has been cared for by House of Winn Funeral Home-Muskogee.
age 63 of Pryor, OK. Heavy Equipment Operator. Died Thursday, November 25th, 2021 in Pryor, OK. Visitation Monday, December 6th, 2021 from 12:00pm until 6:00pm at Reed-Culver Funeral Home. Graveside memorial at a later date.
88, Fort Gibson, AT&T Communication Tech, passed away 12/01/2021. Viewing, 12PM-5PM Monday 12/06/2021 at Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home, Fort Gibson. Service 12:30PM Tuesday 12/07/2021 Fort Gibson First Baptist Church. Online condolences clifforddgarrettfamilyfh.com
85, Farm wife, passed away Thursday, December 02, 2021. Graveside memorial service will be held 2 pm, Monday, December 06, 2021 at South Bethel Cemetery in Braggs, OK. Cornerstone Funeral Home
- Cherokee County sheriff needs help identifying body found dumped
- Fort Gibson woman killed in crash
- Body found in Cherokee County identified
- Walmart temporarily closed
- Area golfer beats 67 million to one odds
- Muskogee woman identified as Kiowa Jane Doe
- Source of Fort Gibson school threat identified as a student
- Horning: Departing Sooners, Riley takes path of less resistance (and lies about it, too)
- No hiding this Deere: Ironhead senior steps up in big games
- Sequoyah County man guilty of sexual abuse of minor