seniors

Decision day for South Medford Seniors

Medford, Ore.- May 1 is a big day, both nationally and locally. Tuesday is National College Decision Day, where many seniors inform their college of choice their plans to enroll. At South Medford high school, schools leaders wanted to do something similar …

New senior center coming to Medford

Medford, Or.- A new assisted living facility will soon provide care for senior residents in Medford. “There is a tremendous need for quality care,” Dustin Fields, owner of Weatherly Inn said. Dozens of senior citizens came out Thursday to witness the ground …

Medford seniors receive prestigious Biliteracy Seal

Medford, Ore. — A group of South Medford High School students are receiving awards from the Oregon Department of Education. They took part in a statewide program testing their proficiency in two world languages. “It’s a great honor,” senior Alejandro Greeny says. “It’s …

Music therapy helping seniors

Medford, Ore.-They’re songs you just cant stop your feet from tapping to. “They just have a way of engaging everyone,” Pamela Jones, resident care manager at Northridge Foster Home said. Donny Roze is the founder of Heart and Hope Music and has …

Measure 97 letter to senior living residents

Medford, Ore., — Measure 97 is one of the most controversial topics on this year’s ballot. The measure would increase taxes on certain corporations. The people who operate Brookdale Senior Living Solutions are worried the measure could increase costs for its residents. …