Around Town – December 7

Orchids to …

• the Bible Church of Columbus for the living nativity.

• the planning committee and the angel helpers for a well-organized Bartholomew County Democratic Women’s year-end celebration.

• Chef Gethin Thomas and Henry Social Club for hosting an awesome Italian dinner party.

• CRH 5T nurses and staff for Christmas luncheon and gifts in our honor, from the volunteers.

• Rhonda Fischer for her letter in Sunday’s paper.

• Gillman Home Center for a very nice ladies night.

• the wonderful service Monday at the drive-up window at Long John Silver’s.

• the person who took my purse into Kroger’s office after I left it in the cart.

• Barkes, Weaver & Glick for making memorial candles for the family when other funeral homes would not.

• Willow Crossing for the Thanksgiving residents, from Bennie and his family.

• the very nice young man named Alex at Big Lots on Monday who overheard a conversation of four young ladies in a special needs home who needed a Christmas tree and then bought it for them.

Onions to …

• the guy in the white truck in the housing addition for sitting and revving his truck up all hours of the night, waking up the whole addition.

• the local doctors who do not accept new patients.

• the person who stole my black pouch with my diabetic glucose monitors and my glasses.

Happy Birthday to …

• Suzie Letner, from Bethel Baptist Church.

• Bradley Abney, Don Hadley, Shannon Blair Frensemeier, Ashley Pitney, Steven Robertson and Chasity Williams, from Pastor Lewis Burton and The Who So Ever Will Community Church.

• Carol McCord, from Jay and Roberta.

• Margie Crouch, from Irma.

• Lois Baker, from Home Ec friends.

• Daniel Boewe, Dustin Shoaf from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Jillian Hoover.

• Brad Alsip.

• Linda Hamilton.

• Daniel Boewe, from Lesley, Brendan and Jenna.

• Tabitha Feller, from Mammaw Betty Burton.

• Kurt Battin, from Mom.

• Jim Miller, from Mom, Marli and your family.

Happy Birthday to …

• Bradley Keith, with love from Billie Duff.