The Newton County Senior Activity and Wellness Center in Jasper continues its home delivery of meals and curbside pickup from 11:30 to noon, Monday through Friday, announced center director Nickie Henderson. She asks payment be made by check org exact change. 

"Since we are not able to have fundraisers, I am going to need the community's support more than ever to meet our goal this year. Please remember us at this time. We have an online donation system which can be found at Select Newton County Senior Activity and Wellness Center in the drop down menu under "Donation Designation*".

"We will not discontinue this essential service for our community. You can do your part by staying home and helping to slow down the spread of COVID-19. If you are a senior over 60 who is staying at home, afraid to get out because of the pandemic and need food please give us a call. 870-446-5531. Income is not now and has never been a part of the equation for getting home delivered meals. We want to make sure you are safe from this pandemic. We are here to help," Henderson said.


Sept. 17-23

Thursday - Taco salad, roasted corn and jalapeño blend vegetables, cinnamon roll and ctaloupe.

Friday - Ham and beans, fried potatoes, vegetable blend, cornbread and fruit parfait.

Monday - Salisbury steak with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes, peas and carrots, wheat roll and snickerdoodle cookie.

Tuesday - Tangy ranch chicken, red potatoes, green beans, wheat roll and berry fruit cup.

Wednesday - Cornbread pork cutlet, mashed potatoes, broccoli florets, wheat roll and fruit medley.

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