Around Town – September 29

Orchids to …

• Eric at Fire Station No. 1 for the impromptu tour given to Noah.

• James Mahoney’s fish company for the awesome fish dinners at Welmer’s fish fry on Tuesday.

• everyone who attended our wedding, from John and Lauryn Stephens.

• Keri at Columbus Gynecology for being responsible for getting my pen returned to me, from Melody.

• everyone in the community, friends and family for another successful year at the Caldwell Scholarship Tournament.

• Hope Heritage Days for having the kiddie rides.

• REMC for getting the power back on in River Grove as quickly as it could Wednesday morning.

• my good friend Carolyn Douglas for all your support the past eight months, from your friend Alice.

• everyone who helped make the 25th anniversary of Community Church of Columbus a huge success.

Onions to …

• those responsible for taking a year to put in some walls and throw in some bunk beds for a homeless shelter that should have been done in six weeks.

• those who mistakenly think that tips are based on a mathematical equation rather than a gratuity for the level of service received.

• the entitled bunch that fail to realize a 12.5 percent tip is better than no tip at all.

• some women who think they can never be wrong.

• the cab driver for being late picking up cardiac rehab patients after their treatment or not showing up at all, causing them to miss their session without notification.

• people who think that alcohol is not as serious a problem as drugs.

• the city official whose word meant nothing after saying it was on the docket to repave the neighborhood streets and didn’t do it.

• the letter writer stating things about Christians.

• too much in the newspaper about the newspaper.

• putting stuff about beer and wine on the front page of the newspaper.

• chip-and-seal of the newest part of County Road 600N, a waste of money and resources.

• our country’s judicial system for the coverup and corruption in protecting the Democratic candidate.

• those who will vote for the Democratic presidential nominee solely in a effort to elect the first woman into that office.

Happy Birthday to …

• Shelly Bell, from your family and Donna.

• Megan Furber, from Mrs. Erickson.

• Noah McSall, from Browns Corner Chapel Church.

• Carin René Campbell, from Mom.

• Arlene Guthrie, from George and family.

• Samuel Dickmeyer, from Dove Ministries.

• Erik Baldwin, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Alex Settle, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Chad Miller.

• Bricen Sims.

• Joyce Crull.

• Phyllis Huffman, from a friend.

• Jacob Bunch on No. 21, from Dad, Tiffany, Sue, Donnie Wayne, Rodger Sr., Wilma, Rodney, Terri and family and friends.

• Happy Belated Birthday to …

• Lou Mead, from Mommy, Cade, Hayden, Chloe and Mitzi.

• Deana Western, love Mark.

• Walter Goss, from the gang at Jill’s Downtown Diner.

Happy Anniversary to …

• Mike and Lori Frazer, from Bill and Kathy Wheeler.

• Happy Belated Anniversary to …

• Steve and Norma Berlein, from Dove Ministries.