Around our table: Senior adults answer top Thanksgiving dinner table questions
Around our table: Senior adults answer top Thanksgiving dinner table questions
This Thanksgiving, we asked residents at Buckner senior living communities to answer the top Thanksgiving dinner table questions. Here’s what they...
Friday photo: Honoring veterans
Friday photo: Honoring veterans
This Veterans Day, residents of Buckner Westmisnter Place in Longview honored servicemen and women alongside members of Scout Troop #621 and the local...
Ways to volunteer with seniors this holiday season
Ways to volunteer with seniors this holiday season
Looking for a fun, unique way to volunteer this holiday season? ...
Coping strategies for caregivers
Coping strategies for caregivers
The holidays can be stressful for anyone, but even more so for those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s or dementia. If you’re a caregiver for...
Faith Focus: His grace toward us is not in vain
Faith Focus: His grace toward us is not in vain
March 23, 1945, changed 19-year-old Donald Morrison’s life—and his eternal life—forever. ...
His Bible saved his life
His Bible saved his life
Donald Morrison isn’t supposed to be alive today. On March 23, 1945, the now 91-year-old Buckner Villas resident was left for dead after German...
How to grieve the loss of a loved one
How to grieve the loss of a loved one
How do you grieve the loss of a loved one? Or really, how do you grieve in general? ...
“Alzheimer’s is heartbreaking, but it is not hell.”
“Alzheimer’s is heartbreaking, but it is not hell.”
Dorothy Horne is a Longview, Texas, author and contributing columnist and blogger for the Longview News-Journal. Her husband, Byron, lives with...
Thank you for helping victims of Hurricane Harvey
Thank you for helping victims of Hurricane Harvey
Hurricane Harvey devestated Houston and Southeast Texas, but through your prayers, generous support and encouragement, we were reminded that Buckner...
Austin senior living community brings police department sweet treats for Patriot Day
Austin senior living community brings police department sweet treats for Patriot Day
Patriot Day, observed each September 11 as the National Day of Service and Remembrance, occurs in memory of first responders who lost their lives...


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