June 7, 2018

Volunteer Corps Scrub Sale June 13 & June 14

Attention health care workers, you will find a wide variety of scrubs, shoes, and accessories at the Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC) Scrub Sale. The convenience of shopping, where you can feel items and try them on, comes to Abilene at Memorial Hospital from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13th and […]

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June 7, 2018

Frontier Estates Celebrates 40 Years

 Frontier Estates in Abilene recently celebrated its 40th Anniversary at the monthly residents’ dinner. Records show that the first resident, Bernice Fry, moved in to Frontier Estates on June 1, 1978. Abilene Housing Incorporated entered into a contract with the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) program on May 10, 1978. Frontier Estates is the project name, […]

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June 5, 2018

Volunteer Corps Donates to Foundation for Garden Care at Village Manor

The Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC) recently donated $1000 to the Memorial Health Foundation for care, maintenance, and additions to the meditation garden area at Village Manor in Abilene. Activities are held in each of the two areas of the garden and residents also enjoy spending time in the garden. Shown standing (from left) […]

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June 4, 2018

Annual Ed Kuntz Memorial Golf Tournament to be June 16th

The 18th Annual Ed Kuntz Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, June 16. The location for the event is Great Life Golf and Fitness, 1705 Country Club Lane, Abilene. The tournament is held in memory of longtime Abilene businessman and restaurateur Ed Kuntz. This annual fundraiser benefits Hospice of Dickinson County, with proceeds going directly […]

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June 1, 2018

Carlson Retires After Almost 16 Years at Village Manor

Mabel Carlson, Dietary Manager and Environmental Services Supervisor at Village Manor, retired from the workforce on May 31st. A retirement reception was held in her honor at Village Manor where many residents, co-workers, and family members gathered to celebrate her almost 16 years of employment at the long-term care facility. Many kind words were spoken […]

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June 1, 2018

Home Health & Hospice of Dickinson County to Host Caregiver Support Group June 12th

Home Health & Hospice of Dickinson County will host a support group for caregivers on Tuesday, June 12th, at 6:30 p.m. in their office conference room located at 1111 N. Brady, Abilene. Chris McKee, LSCSW, Bereavement Counselor, will be the facilitator. Everyone is welcome to attend. If you care for a spouse, parent, family member […]

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May 31, 2018

MHS Employees Donate to U.S.D. 435 Endowment Association

Employees of Memorial Health System (MHS) recently had another “Jeans Day” fundraiser. Employees who made a donation of at least $5 were allowed to wear blue jeans at work on the last Friday of May. The day was organized by the MHS Employer of Choice (EOC) committee. A total donation of $245 was presented to […]

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May 31, 2018

Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps Scholarship Awarded

The Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps is pleased to announce Adara James has been awarded a $500 scholarship. The Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps presents a scholarship annually to a local high school senior who has volunteered their time within the community and plans to pursue a career in healthcare. Adara graduated from Abilene High […]

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