Around Town – December 11

Orchids to …

• John Vanderbur for his well-stated, accurate letter from someone who totally agrees.

• the OutReach Church for the wonderful gifts and clothing for the grandchildren, from a grateful grandmother.

• Russell Poling Sr. for his outstanding article on disrespectful kneelers.

• Janie Gordon and the North Choral Department for a wonderful Christmas program, from the Perrys.

• Kevin Butler, the Brass Choir, Chancel Choir and Chancel Ringers for the community sing at First United Methodist Church, from a member.

• the Hauser boys and girls varsity basketball teams for volunteering their time to referee future Jets basketball games every Saturday morning.

• John Vanderbur for the articulate and well written letter that puts forth facts about the recent election.

• Rich Eynon and all the great guys in the First Presbyterian Men’s Support Group for the great birthday party for my dad, from Sharon Larson.

• John Vanderbur for his excellent letter to the editor, from another member of the silent majority.

Happy Birthday to …

• Nancy Carter, from your family and Donna.

• Keith Gilbert and Shyanne McInteer, from Bethel Baptist Church.

• Adam Sweet.

• Abby Irvine.

• Angel Link, from Pastor Lewis Burton and The Who So Ever Will Community Church.

• Robert Arbuckle, from the Perdues.

• Ava Jones.

Happy Birthday to …

• Maria Gomez, with love from Chris, Ana and Edward.

ANOTHER beautiful morning