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There are a couple of subjects that have me perplexed

By Butch Meriwether February 22, 2019
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The holiday season can be a beautiful time around the home, and many people go to the extreme making their homes as festive as possible

By Butch Meriwether November 30, 2018
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Many seniors have had fulfilling lives - got married, raised a family and, at the same time, were able to have successful careers prior to retiring.

By Butch Meriwether October 19, 2018
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Lonely turtle wants a friend

By Butch Meriwether June 22, 2018
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My name is Jake and you’ve probably never met me or even heard of my plight. I am also willing to bet my next meal that many of you have never been to where my friends and I live.

By Butch Meriwether April 16, 2018
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A day doesn’t pass without some scam artist attempting to take seniors’ money by attempting to talk them into unnecessary purchases and services or attempting to steal their identity.

By Butch Meriwether March 30, 2018
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My name is Bubba Jo and I have lived in Mohave County for more than 20 years

By Butch Meriwether February 16, 2018
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"Captain Butch’s log of the Federation Star Ship Golden Valley, star date 79320.1 (Jan. 19, 2018).

By Butch Meriwether January 22, 2018
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It seems just like yesterday that Chris and I finished taking down the decorations from our 2016 Christmas display, packed them up, put them into storage, and thought we had a year-long breather.

By Butch Meriwether November 24, 2017
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It's emotionally devastating to friends and family when they begin noticing a person has started to have trouble planning and organizing, keeping up with work, completing chores, or following through on plans.

By Butch Meriwether November 10, 2017
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It is better to be safe than sorry because early detection of cancer can possibly lead to a cure.

By Butch Meriwether October 16, 2017
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Not everyone realizes their bodies need water to maintain itself, not only during the hot-dry summer months, but year round.

By Butch Meriwether September 16, 2017
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All too often, seniors trekking into the golden years begin wondering why they have more aches, pains, are always feeling tired, and also begin experiencing medical issues.

By Butch Meriwether July 7, 2017
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Vision is an all-important part of everyday life.

By Butch Meriwether May 21, 2017
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I mentioned to my wife, Chris, a while back that I thought it was time for me to invest in a new chair for my computer desk.

By Butch Meriwether April 23, 2017
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Not every person is taught the right way to eat and what to eat during their formative years, and because of this, their health can suffer and unwanted medical conditions may manifest in later years.

By Butch Meriwether March 18, 2017
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I am all for programs or inventions that help the environment.

By Butch Meriwether February 4, 2017
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January is volunteering and helping others month.

By Butch Meriwether January 7, 2017
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Not many seniors can forget those actors and models that depicted handsome cowboys sitting on their mighty steeds or sitting around a campfire pitching cigarettes in TV commercials, billboards and magazine ads.

November 25, 2016

Crime prevention is everyone’s responsibility and there are numerous measures seniors can do in order to keep their property and themselves safe.

By Butch Meriwether October 26, 2016
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Many promises have been made by those running for elected office this year. Only time will tell if those who were victorious will follow through with their promises or if they will conveniently suffer a memory loss.

By Butch Meriwether August 27, 2016

Mohave County has 13,461 square miles, is the second largest county in Arizona and the fifth largest in the contiguous United States. With that amount of land, and a population in excess of 200,000, you're talking about a lot of roads to maintain.

By Butch Meriwether August 11, 2016

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