Around Town – November 12

Orchids to …

• the best dentist in town, Dr. Beth Ann Carter, who always goes above and beyond.

• Andrea Neal for her column on improving civic education, to which I would also add the importance of teaching critical thinking skills and understanding and respecting the rule of law.

• Dr. Jack Chaille of Best Friends Animal Healthcare for coming to the aid of our horse and helping us say goodbye.

• the teachers and students at Columbus Signature Academy Fodrea for a wonderful Veterans Day Program, from a vet.

• Kathy Dell and Parkside students for the wonderful Veterans Day program that not only honored our veterans but also taught the students about democracy, freedom and their country.

• St. Bartholomew Catholic School for the wonderful Veterans Day program and breakfast.

Happy Birthday to …

• Lisa Weddle, from Grandma Weddle.

• Lindsay Huffman, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Kristin Whittington, from Aunt Mary and Aunt Elsie.

• Mika Nading.

• David Mickmiller.

• Zack Justus.

• Christa Sweet.

• Ashley Norman.

• Ryan William Thayer.

• Derrick Klinker, from Miss Marie.

• Sydney Morey, from Marie.

Happy Anniversary to …

• Tom and Jane Goecker, from Dad, Jeri, Brandon and Kristen

ANOTHER beautiful morning