Passion for Hiking Inspires Author

Keith Stelter joined the US Navy in the early 1950’s. Keith was the photographer on the aircraft carrier Tichadonera. Keith recalls that in 1951 this ship supplied power to Cuba. It was also the first carrier to have an Army plane land on it. Keith served in the US...

Sullivan is Top Citizen at Lakestone Terrace

Mary Sullivan loves talking to people. As an ambassador at Lakestone Terrace, she gives tours of the complex and strikes up conversations over lunch. Sullivan recently received the Citizen of the Year award at Lakestone Terrace. When Carol Upshaw, Executive Director, began thinking about the award recipient, she knew Mary...

Veteran Celebrated by France

In a search for the last surviving 440th Troop Carrier Group, Beatrice Guillaume flew to the United States from France looking for an Aberdeen Heights resident. Gene N. was part of the 440th Troop Carrier Group and a pilot of the Douglas C47-43-15073 during World War II. When Beatrice...

Niece fulfills promise to Aunt Pat

All my life my Aunt Essie Lou (Pat) Wilson has been like a second mom to me. We are all from Texas but when I was only five my father transferred to a missile base in Santa Maria, CA. I only got to see my Texas relatives once a...