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But Peyson is just one of ...
www.kdhnews.com, 17 Mar 2012 [cached]
But Peyson is just one of many grandparents who have moved to Central Texas, said Debbie Edwards, manager of the Lions Club Park Senior Center in Killeen.
"The Killeen area is affordable, it's got new hospitals, the military (and) it's centrally located, and it's a good place to stay," said Edwards
said that's common of her
military grandparent center members; seniors tend to be happier when they have a defined purpose in life and can be a stabilizing force for children when their parents can't be.
Debbie Edwards is manager of ...
www.kdhnews.com, 13 June 2011 [cached]
Debbie Edwards is manager of the Lions Club Park Senior Center in Killeen.
She said she also sees a void in the kind of housing seniors need.
"I feel there's a shortage of senior housing in the community," Edwards
"There's a big need."
Many people in the military are bringing their aging parents or grandparents with them to the area to help them manage while spouses are away on deployments, Edwards
"But they don't want to live with their children, they want their independence," she
"Seniors like a peaceful, secure, affordable place to live," Edwards
said if she
was looking for housing in the area, an independent living facility would appeal to her
"I definitely would look into it," she
"When you're young, you want a big house," she
Debbie Edwards, Bob ...
recenter.tamu.edu, 29 Aug 2007 [cached]
Debbie Edwards, Bob Gilmore Senior Center manager, said the senior center will have more room to continue all the senior activities that are sometimes held in the Community Center because of space needs.
Killeen Daily Herald Learning
www.kdhnews.com, 12 Aug 2002 [cached]
And an idyllic representation - with some artistic license by Killeen artist Debbie Edwards - of the Hay Branch School built in 1884 is captured in a 50-foot-wide, 8½–foot-high mural on a hallway wall in the Westcliff Road school.
"I live right down the road from the school and there's a real sense of history," said Edwards
, whose sons Aubrey and Jimmy attended Hay Branch Elementary."I know some of the founding families that went to the old Hay Branch school."
It took Edwards
nearly five months to complete the mural of a one-room schoolhouse reminiscent of the old Hay Branch schoolhouse."As I was working on it, students would stop, watch and ask questions," said Edwards, senior citizen coordinator for the Bob Gilmore Senior Center.
"I used that as a chance to do mini art lessons."
The focal point of her
three-panel work, which was com-pleted in October, is the inside of a classroom.
Standing before a blackboard is a teacher who has written 'Welcome to Hay Branch Elementary' on the first day of school.
Debbie Edwards, manager of ...
www.kdhnews.com, 25 Oct 2009 [cached]
Debbie Edwards, manager of the Gilmore Senior Center and Lions Club Park Senior Center, and her volunteers worked hard to arrange decorations, food and entertainment for the festive night that was truly a success.