seniors

Talent Garden Club hosts annual plant sale

TALENT, Ore. — If you’re looking to plant tomato seeds and gratitude at the same time, the Talent Garden Club is hosting its annual plant sale. The proceeds go toward scholarships for high school seniors. The plant sale began around 8 am …

Ashland plans “virtual prom” for students

ASHLAND, Ore.– For thousands of high school seniors across the country, the end of high school has come to an abrupt halt. That includes such momentous events like prom. While they won’t be able to experience the full effect, Ashland High School …

How seniors can stay active while staying home

MEDFORD, Ore. —  While people are asked to stay home as much as possible it’s important to stay active, especially for seniors. Even if you’re not sick, doctors say weakness and deconditioning can come after just a few days of decreased physical activity. …

Seniors and loneliness

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Here in our community and across the nation seniors are taking their lives more often than anyone else. Health officials say the reason behind that is attributed to a feeling of loneliness. Joan Kramer with Medford Senior Center …

ACCESS gears up for annual Shoebox Program

MEDFORD, Ore – ACCESS is gearing up for its annual Shoebox Program during the holidays. It’s been going on 30 years now. “It’s providing gifts for people that may not get one and it brings so much joy to others,” Kellie Battaglia, Director …