Around Town – February 21

Orchids to …

• the kind lady who paid for my late breakfast Thursday morning at McDonald’s on National Road, from the lady in the white van.

• Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp. for remembering the support staff employees when distributing the performance grant money.

• the person who is such a good informant to help bust drug dealers.

• Doug Showalter for his column on the sad state of today’s “music,” from one who agrees and stopped listening years ago.

• to the Jennings veterinarians for the care and treatment of Patches.

Happy Birthday to …

• Greg Stein, from your family, co-workers and Donna.

• Richard Spall, from Bethel Baptist Church.

• Donald Griffin Sr., from the Rev. Marvin Brown and Trinity Baptist Church.

• James Hammack, from your family.

• Ethan Brown on No. 16, from Momma.

• Elsie Hege, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Elsie Hege, from all of your Democrat friends.

• Jackie Crouse, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Jennifer Crouse, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Brennan Haehl, from Aunt Elsie.

• Lynn Glick, from Elsie.

• Toni Sorg.

• Jay Stroup.

• Tyler Burke.

• Richard Spall, from your family and all your friends.

ANOTHER beautiful morning