January 8, 2008
NARFE Chapter 1828 met Tuesday, Nov. 27, at Central Baptist Church for a potluck dinner and its annual auction for Alzheimer's research. Geneva Lenox was presented with a plaque for her many years of service as chapter treasurer. Present were Julian Hazelrigg, Charles Tingle, Velma Tingle, Philip Jackson, Mary Lee Jackson, Garrett Brown, Serena Brown, Bob Larkey, Jane Larkey, Otella Witt, Floyd Gibbs, Pat Gibbs, Elbert Powell, Evelyn Powell, Verne Orndorff, Donald Henry, Betty Hollon, Mildred Gallaher, Don Spillman, Julia Dever, R.B. Omohundro, Lila Omohundro, Ruby Lenox, Geneva Lenox, Stoner Parsons, Helen Pardon, Audrey King, Diana Combs, Janice Taulbee, Jean Brandenburg, Billie Scrivner, Larry Bosco, Ruby Bosco, Arch Howard, Gayle Rees, Charlotte Rees, Doris Gish and Billye Jean Stigall.
April 10, 2008
The Lincoln County Sheriff's Department is searching for Alzheimer's patient Ralph Watson age 86, of Hustonville. At 9 a.m. Thursday, Watson dropped his wife off at the Lincoln County Courthouse and was supposed to be waiting for her, but he apparently left the area. Watson may be enroute to Georgetown. Watson is 5 feet and 9 inches tall and weighs 200 pounds. He has blue eyes and balding gray hair. No clothing description is available. He is driving a 2006 Ford Taurus, white in color bearing Kentucky Registration Plate number 187-CAS.
April 11, 2008
STANFORD - The Lincoln County Sheriff's Department located a missing Alzheimer's patient at 2 a.m. Friday. Ralph Watson, 86, of Hustonville, initially dropped off his wife at 9 a.m. Thursday at the Lincoln County Courthouse and was supposed to be waiting for her, but he left the area. Lincoln County Sheriff Curt Folger said deputies in Carlise found the man in Carlisle, the Nicholas County seat, a little more than 80 miles from where he left his wife Thursday morning. State police said Watson may have been enroute to Georgetown.
October 30, 2008
Based on population projections, 1,450 Lincoln countians will suffer from Alzheimer's disease by 2012, a health care specialist told the Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce Lunch crowd Tuesday. "We certainly won't have that many nursing home beds," said Rosalie Albright, Faith Community Nursing Service Coordinator for Ephraim McDowell Health. But Albright said we will need those beds because parents are becoming more apt to outlive their children, who otherwise could have been their caregivers.
May 14, 2009
Caregiver training The Alzheimer's Association will offer family caregiver training from 9 a.m. ? 4 p.m. Friday, June 19, in Lexington. This program is for those who have a friend or family member who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia. Local and statewide experts in aging and Alzheimer's care will present on Alzheimer's disease, care giving basics, legal decisions, and how to care for the caregiver. Registration is $10 and includes lunch.
June 20, 2012
Paul Bimschleger, of Nicholasville, Ky., lost his wife and more than 50-year companion last May to Alzheimer's disease. A life-long golfer and founder of the Central Kentucky Senior Men's Golf Association, Bimschleger is hosting the first annual A Round to Remember ™ golf scramble to benefit the Alzheimer's Association Greater KY Chapter on Saturday, June 23. The event will take place at Connemara Golf Course in Nicholasville, Ky. “We saw...
July 28, 2009
Stanford Elementary School plans open house Stanford Elementary School will have its open house from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Friday. There will be a short orientation in the gym at 5:45 p.m., by the principals, Dan Story and Haley Ralston. All parents, guardians and students are welcome to attend, meet their new teacher and learn what exciting things are planned for the upcoming year. Association offers training The Alzheimer's Association will offer Family Caregiver Training 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept.
April 26, 2007
I want to thank The Interior Journal for its coverage of my son running in the Boston Marathon in memory of his mother Charlotte Young. David did not finish the marathon, which was his goal in the 111th running of this marathon. The running conditions were the worst in the history of the 111 years. All the runners faced freezing rain and a strong wind blowing in their face. Modern technology allowed all of us in the crowd to find out the progress of runners at points along 26.2-mile route.
October 3, 2003
Karaoke set for Perryville PERRYVILLE - Battlefield Post, American Legion, will present karaoke 8-12 p.m. Saturday at the American Legion Hall. Baptist Church begins campaign STANFORD - Stanford Baptist Church will begin its "40 Days of Purpose" campaign 11 a.m. Sunday. A service will be held in conjunction with a national simulcast 6:30 p.m. Sunday. The activity is a spiritual campaign focused on a purpose-driven life. Services will be held Wednesdays and Sundays through Nov. 23. Youth explosion rally this weekend STANFORD - The McCormack Christian Church is having a three-day youth explosion rally that begins at 7 p.m. today with an overnight camp out through 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday.
August 22, 2006
LEXINGTON - An elderly Alzheimer's patient from Casey County who disappeared Monday morning during her husband's appointment at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Lexington was found safe Monday evening, according to WLEX-TV in Lexington. Evelyn Martin, 75, of Liberty, told her husband that she was going to get a cup of coffee. After she was reported missing, her family was notified. They combed the area around the hospital and the University of Kentucky campus police for several hours.