Author: Kaitlin Brothers

News Editor

Care Connection for Aging Services offers help with Medicare Open Enrollment

Care Connection for Aging Services has scheduled enrollment assistance sessions for individuals who have Medicare Part D prescription and Advantage plans in its 13-county service area. Open enrollment runs from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 for people with Medicare who want to make changes to their health and prescription drug plans for next year. Trained staff members will… Read more »

Missouri SMP gives tips about soon to come Medicare cards

All Medicare beneficiaries will receive new Medicare identification cards beginning in April 2018, prompting the Missouri SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol) to warn people about potential scammers. New and existing Medicare beneficiaries will receive a new Medicare card between April 2018 and April 2019. Medicare will remove the Social Security numbers from Medicare cards and mail… Read more »

Edna Amelia Gregg

Edna Amelia Gregg, known to her friends as “Blondie,” 93, of Warrensburg, Missouri, died Sunday, Oct. 1, at her home.

iCentral: Thoughts on Las Vegas

VIDEO BY KAITLIN BROTHERS / MULTIMEDIA EDITOR (WARRENSBURG, Mo.) –In this week’s iCentral, students discuss their thoughts and feelings about the mass shooting that occurred in Las Vegas on Oct. 1. For more iCentral, check out last week’s episode.

Evelyn Marie Evans

Evelyn Marie Evans, 87, Lone Jack, Missouri, died Oct. 2 at Holden Manor Care Center, Holden, Missouri.

Doris Marie Williams

Doris Marie Williams, 90, of Warrensburg, Missouri; formerly of Leeton, Missouri, died Sunday, Oct. 1, at Warrensburg Manor Care Center.

Jack L. Hartford

Jack L. Hartford, 83, of Leeton, Missouri, died Monday, Sept. 25, at Country Club Care Center. Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, at Sweeney-Phillips & Holdren Funeral Home with Brother Charles Brant officiating. Pallbearers will be Billy Jo Hartford, Jeremy “Jay” Terry, Ryan Michael, Hunter Wilson, Hayden Wilson, Jack Van Norman,… Read more »