Around Town – October 18

Orchids to …

• M.E.G. for telling it as it is.

• the anonymous Taku patron that paid for our meal Friday night.

• Brian, the manager of McDonalds on Third Street, for always being so friendly, walking around and checking on customers, from your rental people.

• Mark Gorbett for suggesting a tax that would generate revenue and assist with long-term planning for our county.

• the Marathon station at U.S. 31 and Beam Road for always being clean, having working soda fountains and for their courtesy.

• Marathon Legion Post 24 for publicizing their activities for a week at a time. This is so helpful for the whole community.

• my loving sister, Doris Amos, for helping me out so much when I broke my wrist, from Shirley.

• John Johnson for all of his assistance in preparing for the Time for Three’s performances at Erne Auditorium.

Happy Birthday to …

• Tina Ray.

• Betty Shaw on No. 84, from all your friends and family.

• Steven Marr Lane.

• Max Goecker, from Dad, Jeri, Becky, A.J., Emma, Kayla, and the rest of the family.

• Carl Kimbler, from Pastor Lewis and The Who So Ever Will Community Church.

• Josh Blanton, from your family and Donna.

• Adam Cline, from your family and Donna.

• Gerry Rea, from Judi, George, Ruth and Donna.

• Joan Trimpe, from your family and Donna.

• Nathan Simmonds, from Mom, Mike and Grandma Lily.

• Janet Peters, from your friends in Kentucky and Ohio.

• Katie Burnett, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Marie Cruse, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Jacob Huffman, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Ruth Stout, from friends of the Home Ec.

• Josh Land.

• Megan Hogan.

Belated Wishes to …

• Ben Krueger, from your family and Donna.

• Billie Moffitt, from Paul, Nicki, Darlene, your neighbors and Donna.

• Ron Luther, from the retiree lunch gang.

• Christian Trimnell, from Mommy, Daddy, Sebastian and Donna.

• Chris Herr, from your family and Donna.

• Rosanne Klakamp, from Donna.

• Penny Stroup, from your family, Georgina and Donna.

• Cheri Anderson, from your family and Donna.

• John Cain from, Lea, your family and Donna.

• Jim Cabbell, from Marilyn and Donna.

• Frank Foley.

Happy Anniversary to …

• Conrad and Irma Robertson, from the Class of 1975.