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A Special Volunteer: Don A.

November 5, 2019 — Volunteers and long-term care facilities go hand in hand, but one special volunteer at Hurst Plaza Nursing and Rehab sticks out above the rest. Hurst Plaza Resident Don A. is no stranger to hard work. The veteran has a long history of working in various fields from being a security guard to selling sodas at... Read More

Senior Expo

November 5, 2019 — The Empowering Seniors’ Expo drew a huge crowd to enjoy vendor offerings, entertainment, workshops, food and a chance to meet local celebrities including weather anchor, Troy Dungan, the WBAP morning news crew and the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader Alumni.

A Letter from the Administrator

November 5, 2019 — Happy November, Hurst Plaza Residents, Families and Staff! It’s officially my favorite part of the year – the holiday season. The next couple months will have a lot of family and friends in and out of the community to celebrate the festive season, and at Hurst Plaza, we can’t get enough of that family involvement.... Read More

Tips for a Successful Black Friday

November 5, 2019 — Show up early! Many of the stores that have massive sales will sell out fast. The whole purpose of having super cheap items is to get people in the door. Spend some time before the big day to make a list of people who you will be shopping for. Next to their name, include a... Read More

November Special Events

November 5, 2019 — November 6 Resident Birthday Party November 8 Christmas Party Fundraiser (Grilled Cheese, Tomato Soup & Drink for $5, Wine Basket Raffle) November 11 Veterans Day Tribute Outing at Hurst Convention Center November 12 Hurst Plaza Family Thanksgiving Dinner November 22 Christmas Party Fundraiser (Taco Bar, 50-50 Raffle) November 22 Employee Birthday Party November 28 Thanksgiving... Read More

‘Watermelon seed-spitting’ Contest

October 7, 2019 — In preparation for our 19th annual ‘watermelon seed-spitting’ contest, residents practiced puckering up. However, with a 20’ footer, resident James A. walked away with 1st place trophy! After our contest, we enjoyed some sweet, juicy watermelon as we listened to Tracy Boyd’s ‘Watermelon Crawl’.

A Hurst Plaza Love Story

October 7, 2019 — “Age does not protect you from love, but love, to some extent, protects you from age.” That’s what actress Jeanne Moreau once said, and it can certainly be said for two Residents – James A. and Carolyn S. – at Hurst Plaza Nursing and Rehab who committed their love to one another in front of... Read More

Employee of the Month: Latrease H.

October 7, 2019 — What is your role at Hurst Plaza? Certified Nurse Aide How long have you been at Hurst Plaza? Since July 30, 2019 Where are you originally from? Waco, Texas What are your professional goals? I want to become a master hairstylist and also remain in the healthcare field, which are my two passions. I love... Read More

Happy Birthday!

October 7, 2019 — Residents Wilma G. Sharon N. Wanda W. Flora P. Betty S. Carolyn P. Vickie P. Lisa G. Staff Mary A., CNA Denise R., LVN Rhonda M., Cook Maria N., Weekend Supervisor Jane O. Doel L., CNA Carmisha H., CNA Tiffany M., LVN Victoria P., Restorative Aide Tasha E., CNA

A Letter from the Administrator

October 7, 2019 — Happy October, everyone! I hope you all are enjoying the start of the Fall. The mark of Fall brings forth a lot of change. Hopefully, cooler weather is on the way. The leaves will begin turning. Stores will be filled with decor from different holidays coming up. First up, we have Halloween. Anyone who knows... Read More