Southeast Texas Vietnam Era Veteran Bio – Lester Trauth Jr.

Southeast Texas Veteran Biographies – Lester Trauth Jr. United States Air Force A couple of years ago, SETX Seniors profiled Lumberton World War II veteran Leter Trauth Senior who has since passed. He was one of our favorite WWII veteran interview! His son, Lester Trauth Jr., is also a Southeast Texas veteran. The Trauth family has a rich history of service to the United States. They immigrated to the US from Germany in 1844. Lester Trauth Sr. served in the US Army’s 79th... Read More

SETX Church Guide Helps Southeast Texas Seniors Find Local Churches

SETX Church Guide A Church Directory for East Texas and The Golden Triangle Sometimes our Southeast Texas churches change. More recently they’ve begun to move or even disappear. SETX Church Guide is a website (SETXChurchGuide.com) that has dedicated itself to helping Southeast Texas senior citizens find Southeast Texas churches. Each month they run articles on Southeast Texas senior ministry events and fellowship opportunities. Recent articles have included: Southeast Texas... Read More

Southeast Texas Grandparents Increasingly Important in College Savings Planning

Southeast Texas Senior Retirement Planning – Will you be helping your grandchild pay for college? Southeast Texas Parents have a lot of nightmares. A child’s illness or injury is understandably very high on the list. Increasingly, so is paying for college. Paying for college is particularly stressful, because parents know when it’s going to happen. Every day for two decades, they see the nightmare grow nearer. From the time a child is born, parents have a pretty accurate... Read More

Southeast Texas Veteran’s Memorial

In Southeast Texas, we are fortunate to have the active and influential Southeast Texas Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 292. The members teamed with the Jefferson County Commissioners Court and the Ben J. Rogers Visitor Center to bring Southeast Texas a beautiful memorial commemorating veterans of all generations. Sculptor Ron Petitt was chosen and commissioned to create a veterans memorial to honor all American veterans. Petitt’s unique design incorporates a 6′ black... Read More

Quality Care Provides In Home Assistance for Southeast Texas Seniors

When Beaumont seniors had a need for friendly, reliable, in home companionship, assistance, and health care, Quality Care Services was born. That was over a decade ago and Quality Care has grown tremendously, now serving Southeast Texas seniors across eleven counties. Quality Care was all about personal service when they started, and that is still the core of what they deliver to Golden Triangle seniors. Quality Cares services to Southeast Texas seniors include: Quality Care Beaumont... Read More

Southeast Texas Senior News – Creating a bathroom that maximizes safety without sacrificing style

On Southeast Texas Senior News today we look at ways to create a senior friendly bathroom. For today’s Southeast Texas Seniors, individuality and independence are items we’ve valued for decades. As the years go by, lifestyle changes become a necessity, due to limited mobility and health concerns, but it doesn’t necessarily mean giving up personality. Aging in place, in the comfort of your home, is a priority for many SETX Seniors. Bottom line – we like... Read More

SETX Senior Entertainment Discounts

There are lots of great options when looking for Southeast Texas senior entertainment – and many offer SETX senior discounts. Today we have compiled a list shared by SETXseniors.com readers. Please feel free to share with other Southeast Texas seniors. Spindletop Gladys City Boomtown Museum: $3 Admission Spindletop Museum Beaumont TX – $3 Senior Admission Art Museum of Southeast Texas: $20 Senior Membership Hollywood Theater. First Show $5. All Shows $6.25. Ages... Read More

Beaumont Senior Movie Day at WellCare Jefferson County

Jefferson County Seniors can enjoy a fun Beaumont Senior Movie Day at WellCare Tuesday March 20th. WellCare Beaumont has been bringing lots of fun Jefferson County senior activities for our readers in 2014 – exercise, crafts, bingo, and movie days. How would you like to enjoy a movie with other Beaumont seniors and no loud teenagers or crying babies? This is your chance! WellCare Beaumont even provides the popcorn. WellCareBeaumont has lots of fun Jefferson County senior... Read More

WellCare Beaumont Senior Fitness Day Tuesday March 18th

WellCare Beaumont is hosting a Beaumont Senior Fitness Fun Day on Tuesday March 18th. Don’t miss this chance to combine fun and exercise with other Jefferson County seniors. WellCare Beaumont is dedicated to creating great Jefferson County senior activities. If you are looking for some great Beaumont Senior activities this month enjoy: Beaumont Senior Fitness Day Tuesday March 18th: 8:30a Beaumont Senior Movie Day Tuesday March 18th: 2p Jefferson County Senior Game Day... Read More

FDA Approves Tradjenta for Type 2 Diabetes – SETX Senior Medical News from EPO

EPO – Eastex Physician Organization is dedicated to providing medical news for Southeast Texas seniors. Today we look at Type 2 diabetes and treatment. Diabetes remains a major concern for Southeast Texas senior health. EPO – Eastex Physician Organization provides coordinated healthcare to ensure Southeast Texas seniors manage diabetes properly. Diabetes (both type 1 and type 2) affects approximately 25.8 million Americans and an estimated 220 million people worldwide.... Read More

10 Ways to Prevent Southeast Texas Senior Hearing Loss by Trinity Hearing and Balance

Trinity Hearing and Balance, the Port Arthur hearing aid specialists,  is dedicated to educating Southeast Texas seniors about hearing loss. For Southeast Texas seniors with hearing loss, Trinity Hearing and Balance Port Arthur is dedicated to assisting them in restoring their hearing – NOW. Hearing loss affects more than 34 million Americans. If detected early, it may be a preventable chronic disease. Here are 10 ways to help prevent, delay or reduce the extent of hearing... Read More

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