Around Town – June 10

Orchids to …

• Ashley at The Republic for the follow-up and subsequent delivery of my missed delivery of the paper, from Candice Gordon.

• Emily at Red Lobster for making our daughter’s birthday so special.

• Ruth Reeves and Marlene and Dalton Armstrong for stopping to help and being so kind when I hit a deer on Goeller Road.

• Carl, the manager at Kroger, for being the best store manager in Columbus.

• Rust-Unger Monuments for always putting their customers first and for donating a stone for Delaney Scroggins.

• Pat and Pam May, Bill White and Steve Mueller, volunteers at Turning Point, and to MainSource Bank for lawn care at the shelter.

• Ron’s Tree Service for removing a tree so quickly and cleanly at my home, from Myrna Jackson.

• the lady at Psi Iota Xi Thrift Shop for her kindness.

• “Flipper” at Acra Automotive for his customer service and the way he treated my fiancée, from a very satisfied customer.

Onions to …

• the employer that doesn’t care about retirees’ high medical premiums and the union that allows it.

• the rude and aggressive store owner who is too opinionated with his customers.

• the lady at the office for being unhelpful and mean to customers.

• The Republic for not delivering a missed paper after it was notified.

Happy Birthday to …

• Annie Kinderman, from Joey.

• Kassie Holt, from Aunt Jeri, Uncle Bob, Mom and Dad.

• Luree Garrison, from your daughters.

• Cleo Sparks.

• Luke Harker, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Alysha Pitman, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Cecil Jackson, from Charles, Mary, Maxine and Elsie.

• Maylee Barriger.

• Jennifer Wheeler.

• Erik Ellison.

• Lisa Bailey.

• Shalli Burton.

• Brandi Kammel.

• Bobbi Gates from David, Kaydence, Steven, Easton, Jennifer, Stephanie, Jessica, Skyler and Mason.

Belated Wishes to …

• Payton Elizabeth Roll, on No. 1, from her parents, grandma and great-grandma.

Happy Anniversary to …

• Evan and Stacy Huffman, from friends at the Moravian Church.