Ashland fifth grader honors “Grandma” in Grandparent of the Year Essay Contest

Michael Slone received top honors in the 2015 Grandparent of the Year essay contest sponsored by Kentucky Retired Teachers Association and AARP Kentucky. Michael and his grandmother, Dana Payne, received their awards at the Annual “AARP Kentucky Grandparent of the Year” ceremonies in Louisville in April. The Crabbe Elementary School student’s grandmother, Dana Payne was the [...]

Healing Moments Alzheimer/Dementia Education offers help for caregivers

A program designed to improve the quality of life for persons with Alzheimer's and dementia, reduce caregiver stress, and inspire a hopeful attitude will come to Lexington from 6-9 p.m. on May 29. In “Meeting the Mystery of Alzheimer’s: Hope, Inspiration & Healing,” participants will learn creative, effective methods for communicating and connecting with and [...]

Can you hear me? May is Better Hearing and Speech Month

The Lexington Speech and Hearing Center is celebrating Better Hearing and Speech Month in May with several activities. At noon on May 12, Lexington Hearing and Speech Audiologist Dr. Janet Wolfson is offering a free lunch along with a program entitled, “Healthy hearing linked to healthy aging.” The presentation will take place at the Lexington [...]