SETX Black History Facts and Fashion – Madam CJ Walker, the Original Oprah?

Black History Month in the Golden Triangle Looking  Back at Madam CJ Walker, America’s First Female Millionaire Today’s edition of SETX Black History Facts and Fashion appropriately honors Madam CJ Walker, whose life has similarities to the story of Oprah Winfrey. Madam CJ Walker was born near Delta, Louisiana in 1867, just two years after the Civil War ended slavery in The United States. She suffered from an ailment of the scalp that led to hair loss. Madam CJ Walker... Read More

Southeast Texas Veteran’s News: The National Veteran’s Memorials

Southeast Texas Veteran’s News A visit to the National Veteran’s Memorials In Washington D.C. SETX Seniors was blessed with an opportunity to visit the veteran’s memorials in Washington DC. It was a family trip to see my brother who served his whole career with the US Coast Guard. It was a moving experience. Thank-you to each of you have served. We do a lot of articles on SETX Seniors about and for our Southeast Texas Veterans, so a visit to the nation’s... Read More

Christmas Lights for Seniors to Enjoy at Optimist Village Starting Thanksgiving Weekend

Senior Citizen Housing in Orange TX – Optimist Village Senior Apartments  It’s starting to feel like the holidays for Southeast Texas seniors. One of the big traditions in Orange TX is the Christmas display at Optimist Village Senior Apartments. With hundreds of lights, the attractive Christmas decoration turn this Orange County senior apartment complex into a winter wonderland. Optimist Village is a wonderful senior apartment complex for Orange. Seniors love sharing... Read More

Southeast Texas Veteran’s Memorial

Recognizing Veterans in Southeast Texas Golden Triangle Veteran’s Memorials 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... Read More

Be the “Cool Neighbor” this Halloween

Senior Halloween Ideas for Southeast Texas Today on Beaumont Senior Fun we ask you to flash back to Halloween in your childhood. Do you remember that neighbor who took extra time decorating their yard? Think back to the guy who dressed up in an elaborate costume and answered the door in character – as a mummy or a vampire or whatever was spooky at the time. All of these decades later you probably remember the houses that gave “good” candy and those that tried... Read More

Southeast Texas Senior News “Unburied Treasure: A Guide to Leaving Your Legacy”

Inspiration for Seniors in East Texas and The Golden Triangle Make Sure YOUR Story Lives On On today’s Southeast Texas senior news, we look at our Southeast Texas senior legacies- preserving our stories for family and for future generations. We have so many stories to tell – and too often our stories do not outlive us. At SETX Seniors  Magazine and SETXSeniors.com we love telling your stories – but we know you have so much more to share. Today we look at a book... Read More

SETX Senior News – Coping with Hearing Loss in a Social Setting

Senior Health News for Southeast Texas Coping with Hearing Loss in Social Settings On this edition of SETX Senior News, we look at issues surrounding hearing loss. For most of us, ignoring hearing loss is easier when we’re alone. We can turn up the volume on the TV or radio as loud as we want (disclaimer- mine is turned up pretty loud now!), and when alone we don’t have to ask anyone to repeat what they just said. But how do Southeast Texas seniors with hearing... Read More

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

Senior Lifestyles – East Texas and the Golden Triangle Remodeling Your Bathroom for the Future 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... Read More

East Texas Senior News – Credit Tips for Retirees

Southeast Texas Retirement Planning You have never had bad credit; make sure you also don’t have “no credit”. You’ve spent your whole life managing your money with flawless proficiency. You have a sparkling credit score and very little debt. But is it possible to get to a point where you have so little debt that you could actually fail to register a credit score? For Golden Triangle senior citizens who have paid off most of their major debts, such as... Read More

Caring for Your Southeast Texas Grandkids? Agencies Offer Much-Needed Help

Southeast Texas Grandparent’s Guide Help is Available for Seniors Taking Care of their Grandchildren Are you looking for information on caring for your grandkids in Southeast Texas? Almost all parents look forward to acquiring the new title of grandma or grandpa. Some get that plus one more thing: custody of  grandkids and a long-term commitment to care for them in their own homes. This is a reality for many Southeast Texas grandparents – it can be rewarding, but... Read More

SETX Home Care & Home Health Provider – Quality Care

Today’s featured SETX home care and home health health provider is Quality Care Services, providing home health care across East Texas and Southeast Texas. Quality Care Services has earned a wonderful reputation for providing the highest level of in home care to senior citizens in the Golden Triangle. Southeast Texans are the most resilient and independent people in the world. That makes SETX seniors some of the most independent and resilient senior citizens in the world. One... Read More

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