Orchids to …
• Southwest Bartholomew Water Corp. for excellent service after hours Wednesday night, from The Bovas.
• Eastside Community Center for all you’ve done for me, from Lisa W.
• the people who found and turned in the gray camouflage wallet at the movie theater on Tuesday, from a happy young man.
• Kroger for the generosity in bringing the lettuce to 2301 Fairington.
• those responsible for the clean and spotless condition of The Moving Wall.
• Columbus IN Rocks, which is bringing joy and happiness to so many people by spreading positive messages around the community.
• the honest person who returned my purse to the Walmart on Whitfield Drive on Thursday evening.
• my family — Rhonda and Jack St. Clair, Randy Snyder, Emily and Zoe Fleetwood and Aaron and Dawn Compton — for all the help this summer, from Sharon Snyder.
• Mr. Marcus and Mrs. Gant for helping the lady stranded at the post office last week as she did finally get rescued.
• the vendors at the Bartholomew County 4-H Fair for giving out advertising material and other goodies, from a satisfied fairgoer.
Onions to …
• people who don’t understand that most automotive service maintenance agreements don’t cover wear-and-tear items such as oil, wiper blades and tires.
• those who support the political party that wants to impose their religious beliefs on everyone.
• the citizens who voted for Trump and his mouth, which doesn’t provide a good role model for our nation.
• people you cannot depend on to do their share.
• everyone who doesn’t realize that their religious rights do not trump my freedom from religion.
• the driver of the vehicle in the department store parking lot who blew their horn as I was backing up and then preceded to cut across several aisles going the wrong way.
Happy Birthday to …
• Loretta Denton and Kennth Lee, from Whosoever Will Church.
• Karen Johnson, from Aunt Marian, Imogene, the Millers and the Kirbys.
• Rose Clark, from Jean Patrick.
• Bethany Harrod, from your CMI friends and co-workers.
• Jonna Shepherd.
• Joe C. Davidson.
• Christian Woods.
• Wyatt Whittington.
• Carter Crockett.
• Kim Baughman, from friends at the Moravian Church.
Happy Anniversary to …
• Bill and Linda Sullivan, from Whosoever Will Church.
• Happy Belated Anniversary…
• Dale and Judy Goddard, from Tom and Judy.