Human Interest

Barbara Richardson loves to cook Grandma's Recipe
By Sheryl Beadles with Barbara Richardson This was my Grandma Spencer's recipe that was handed down to her by her mother when Grandma and Grandpa...


Pictured (left to right): Dena Wilt, Pat Bond (AARP Treasurer), June Slover, Beth Watts, Hazel Mott, Rosie Ulhorn (AARP President), and Rachel Richardson. Photo by Sheryl Beadles Change for a Change
The Macon AARP Chapter have a collection at every monthly meeting called “Change for a Change.” Every member puts in their pocket change and it is...


Living Through Cancer
The American Cancer Society: Making an Impact in the Fight to End Breast Cancer About the American Cancer Society As a global grassroots force of 2.5 million...
Jorgenson pictured with some of his awards Jorgenson Running Not Just To Win
By Sheryl Beadles One local man has turned his high school athletics into a lifelong passion. Jim Jorgenson ran track in his high school years. In...


October is take your Legislator to work month
Work Co-op students at Loch Haven Nursing Home  invited Representative Remole to work for a short period of time on October 26th . They showed...


Macon Health Care Center Halloween Parade
Macon Healthcare Center in Macon held its annual Halloween Parade on Friday, October 28. Little ghosts and goblins were invited out to the center...


Six Simple Steps for a Healthier Day
Courtesy of Getty Images By Lisa Lillien, a.k.a. Hungry Girl Updated October 10, 2016 Living a healthy lifestyle doesn’t have to be hard! Small changes can have big...
Practicing walking with "alcohol" goggles on Community Alliance Program—Week 5
Imagine driving down the highway and seeing a car with its tail light broken or a car that is speeding. As a Highway Patrol officer, it is your job...


3 Habits Successful Retirees Have That Are Worth Imitating
Americans are increasingly glum about the odds they will enjoy a secure retirement, and those concerns flow across generational lines. New...


Walking Off Weight
By Wendy Bumgardner - Reviewed by a board-certified physician. Updated September 27, 2016 To lose weight and keep it off, you need to get moving. Though walking is a...
Simple Steps Women Can Take To Reduce The Odds Of Developing Breast...
When it comes to breast-cancer prevention, most women are probably aware of the need for self examinations and mammograms, as well as awareness of...


Northeast Missouri Genealogical Society to Meet in Hannibal, MO on...
The Northeast Missouri Genealogical Society will hold their fourth meeting of the year on Saturday, October 22 at 10:00 a.m., at Fiddlestiks, 8945...


Priscilla West Meet Priscilla
Wow. What a delight. When Priscilla’s story came across my desk, I knew we had to speak to her. Priscilla West works as a hostess at our...


Battling The Leading Cause Of Death For Women – Heart Disease
When researchers in the Netherlands recently compiled data from 32 studies involving more than 300,000 women, they reached a disturbing...


October is National Protect Your Hearing Month
You can permanently lose your hearing from prolonged exposure to noise! 12 million Americans have hearing loss as a result of exposure to noise,...