Around Town – October 24

Orchids to …

• the nice lady who paid for the cat and dog food at Kroger on Saturday, from the guy in the orange coat.

• Lisa Deaton for her letter to the editor Friday as it should be required reading for every voter.

• Michael Greven for his excellent, accurate letter.

• William and Barbara Carr for their assistance Saturday, from a disabled person.

• Columbus Alliance Church for an awesome fall festival Saturday.

• Michael Greven for his excellent, right-on letter about Pence in The Republic.

• the Dan Smith family for hosting the Columbus Alliance Church Fall Festival.

• Liam Rarey for making the silver honor roll at Parkside Elementary School and using the resulting gift certificate to treat his Papaw and YaYa to dinner.

• Michael Greven for his well-written letter in Sunday’s newspaper as it is exactly true, from somebody who agrees.

Happy Birthday to …

• George DeLay, from your family, GJ, Judi and Donna.

• Bev Gray-Sellers, from John and Donna.

• John Johnson, from Pat and Mike.

• Alice Faye Gross from Pastor Lewis and The Who So Ever Will Community Church.

• Debbie Drysdale from Scott, Leah, Adam, Claire, Noah, Greg, Danni, Xavier, Kambry, Dad, Mom and all the family.

• Chase Hollman, from Mom, Dad and Tyler.

• Carly Eisfelder, from Grandma and Grandpa Weddle.

• Bertha Studler, from Charles, Mary, Maxine and Elsie.

• Faith Dean, Ken Burns and Lauri Hendershot, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Brody Hege, from friends at the Moravian Church and Grandma Hege.

• Robert Hartwell, Kimberly Sterrett and Roy West.

• Betty Ellercamp, from Janetta.

• Happy Belated Birthday to …

• Jeff Nordman, from Tiffany, Audrey, Anna, Mom, Dad and the rest of your family and friends.

• Cooper Bontrager, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Josh McClain.

• Don Williamson.

• Tanner Dean.

• Sarah Thayer.

• Chelsea Nading.

Happy Anniversary to …

• Davie and Lisa Webster.

ANOTHER beautiful morning