Around Town – August 9

• Thought for the Day

• “The different and the novel are sweet, but regularity and repetition are also teachers.”

• — Poet Mary Oliver

Orchids to …

• Fred Allman for his insight regarding guns and owners.

• Mrs. Jordan at Clifty Creek for the DVD of pictures and great memories from last year, from last year’s students.

• all the associates at Wal-Mart who made my retire-ment great and for all their help when I became ill, from Karen.

• Dawn Phillips for the awesome fresh veggies, from Lisa.

• Sonja on Talley Road for giving an exercise machine to someone who was in great need of it.

• David and Shelly Burton for being the best daughter and son-in-law anyone could ask for, from Betty and Larry.

• Indiana State Representative Ronald Smith for the Indiana state highway maps.

• Doug Showalter for his article on cyber hacking, from someone who feels the same way.

• Cole at Taco Bell for running a tight shift, he deserves a raise.

Happy Birthday to …

• Don Goecker, from Bob, Jeri, Mom and the rest of the family.

• John Pence, from Old Union Church.

• Eric Wilcox, from Aunt Jean.

• Nathan Eberhart, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Mark Hege, from friends at the Moravian Church and your Mother.

• Jacob Flack.

• Martha Mayes.

• Trevor Frazee.

• Aidan Slack.

• Shelby Davis, from Pat and Mike.

• Lynn Shutters, from Pat and Mike.

• Allison Scott on No. 22, from Mom, Dad, Mathew, Jordan, Molly, Kaye and Judy.

Belated Wishes to …

• Lesley Boewe, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Abby Wills, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• David Sneed.

• Tony Miller.

Happy Anniversary to …

• Buryl and Betty Line.

• Belated Anniversary wishes to..…

• Danny and Lesley Boewe, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Bill and Eve Esch, from friends at the Moravian Church.

ANOTHER beautiful morning