Around Town – December 4

Orchids to …

• Holly Karr for the truth-telling letter to the editor.

• the very nice lady at McDonald’s Friday for buying my kids and I lunch, as it made my day.

• the friendly neighbor who mowed up the leaves in our yard, as it was a blessing, from Jodi and Alan Sladek.

• the always-cheerful and helpful staff at Pickers Paradise, from a long-time customer.

• Holly Karr for her true letter to the editor, from a family that agrees.

• the dogs barking in Prairie Stream Estates who scared away the burglar really late Thursday night.

• Robert Campbell for his enlightened letter to the editor about the Electoral College.

• Clark Holland for cleaning out my gutters, from CCC.

Happy Birthday to …

• Johnny Fife, from your family and Donna.

• Betty Whittington, from Bethel Baptist Church.

• Shannon Sims.

• Jazmine White.

• Tim Grogg.

• Aunt Abby Yount, from Sophia and Journey.

• Shirl McFarlane Shepherd and T. Burton, from Trish, Haleigh, Kristy, Mackenzie, Aunt Shirley, Dale and Betty.

• Happy Belated Anniversary to …

• Ben and Dorothy, on No. 71, from your sons.

ANOTHER beautiful morning