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Summer 2019 Issue

View the Digital Magazine In Memoriam Gertrude Walton Atkins (Trudy), 93, owner of Southern Trade Publications Company and founder of this publication, Retirement Resource Guide, passed away on March 15, 2019 following several months of declining health. A memorial service was held the following Thursday at her church, West [...]

June 9th, 2019|2019 Issues|

Feature Articles


Retirement Communities

Pennybyrn Embarking on Major Expansion to Benefit Local Residents and Broader Community

High Point, North Carolina, June 4, 2019 - Pennybyrn, a senior living and healthcare community located between High Point and Jamestown, NC will invest approximately $35 million in a major expansion and enhancement project. Construction is anticipated to begin sometime next year. “This investment, will enhance the services currently [...]

July 10th, 2019|Life Plan Communities|


Service Providers

Staying Fit & Healthy

The Key to Maintaining Your Mind, Body, Independence? Exercise

As a family practice doctor with an aging patient population, I’m frequently in the position of having to assist my patients through difficult times: cancer, other illness, and the death of loved ones, to name a few. Through these experiences, I’ve realized there are three things my patients tend to fear [...]

June 17th, 2019|Fitness|

Arts, Leisure & Travel

Southern Pines – Retirement Mecca

Just about one hour’s drive to the south of the Triangle is a gem known as the Pinehurst/Southern Pines area. It’s known for its great golf courses, but its reputation as a retirement destination continues to grow. While the central region of North Carolina known as the Sandhills had been settled by Highland Scots since the early 1700s, the area was at first slow to develop. [...]

June 18th, 2019|Travel|