Around Town – July 13

Orchids to …

• the Thomas family for a great baseball season, from the King family.

• The Republic for outstanding coverage of the Bartholomew County 4-H Fair.

• the advertisers and The Republic for recognizing the dedicated project and 4-H leaders.

• the people standing with the signs of “standing with the true Muslims” who truly hate ISIS and other terrorists.

• Jason Taylor for helping the elderly couple with their tire problem Monday afternoon on Interstate 65.

• Sgt. Morey at Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Department for his kindness and professionalism when I called Monday night.

• Gordon Tilley at Bethel Wesleyan Church for an excellent Bible study.

• the person who paid for my breakfast at McDonald’s on State Road 46.

• James Burris for being a good neighbor and for your help, from Don and Alice Weddle.

• good neighbors Jack Foist and Roger Merriman for all your help this summer, from Don and Alice Weddle.

• the man who took the pictures of me with Tony Stewart as I am so bad with taking selfies, from Kim.

Onions to …

• customers who steal from the vendors at the farmers market.

• those determining the placement of new housing projects.

• those who complain about chickens.

Happy Birthday to …

• Jeanette Ferrenberg, from Bethel Baptist Church.

• Jean Caudill, from Pastor Lewis and the Who So Ever Will Community Church.

• Beverly McCloskey, from Joseph Hart Chapter DAR.

• Kaylea Childers, from your family and Donna.

• Tom Bennardo, from your family and Donna.

• Melissa Everett, from Tina.

• Graham Jacob Dickerson, from friends at the Moravian Church and Grandma Hege.

• Amy Harker, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Gracie Lovins.

• Joyce Dempsey.

• Austin McKinney.

• Jennifer Bailey.

• Imogene Emmert.

• Melissa Hampton.

• Isabela Blue Rodarte on No. 12, from Mom, step-dad, Pete and Mammaw Becky.

• Nellie Petro, from Dolly.

• Belated Happy Birthday to …

• Karen Gilliland, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Amy Rutan.

• Sue Coyle.

• Arica Bailey.

• Melissa Everett.

• Tabitha Tedder.

• Randy Sims.

• Steve Bragg.

• Herbert Boilanger.

• Chelsea Nelson.

• Janice Kay Nelson.

• Jim Johnson.

Happy Anniversary to …

• Howard and Clora Mize on No. 60, from the Mize family.

• Happy Belated Anniversary to …

• Karen Burton on No. 47, from Bill Burton.