Around Town – November 29

Orchids to …

• to the two nice women at Dollar Tree who helped me up from the floor.

• the Rolling Pin for the catered meal at Sam’s Club, and thanks to Juanita and Debbie for setting up and organizing it.

• Anna Poland for playing the organ so nicely at Bethel Baptist Church.

• the company that gives Christmas bonuses with gift cards so recipients are not taxed on it.

• Columbus Baptist Church for the wonderful Thanksgiving dinners they delivered to Fairington Apartments.

• to Mary Fisher for opening up the shop after closing time and helping us, from Heather and Brent.

• Gethin Thomas and Henry Social Club for the outstanding wedding catering job.

Onions to …

• people who witness animal cruelty and submit an Onion instead of reporting it to local authorities or the Humane Society.

Happy Birthday to …

• Brent Garrison, from your family, co-workers, Debbie, Annette and Donna.

• Susan Calloway, from your family and Donna.

• Markus Larsen, from Mrs. Erickson.

• Isaac Scott O’Haver, from Mom and Dad and the rest of your family.

• Josh West, from Oliver, Rob, Kim, Cody, Mike, Aunt Connie and Grandma Cleo.

• Donnie Griffin, from Pastor Marvin Brown and Trinity Baptist Church.

• Rachel Ross, on No. 102 from friends at the Hope Moravian Church.

Belated Happy Birthday to …

• the Rev. Dan Taube.