Around Town – January 2

Orchids to …

• the young mom who continued to nurse her baby at the local restaurant even when folks made rude comments and gave her dirty looks.

• Jim and Helen West for their help during 2017.

• the Columbus Free Methodist Church for their help, from a disabled person.

• The Republic for the tribute to the former police officers who passed in 2017.

• Marilyn and Gary Cheek for their kindness during the Christmas season.

• Michael Carson for his assistance and friendship, from John Tinkey.

Happy Birthday to …

• Aleesa Dickerson, from Grandma Hege and friends at the Moravian Church.

• Sarah Sutton, from friends at the Moravian Church.

• Boaz Frazier-Bey.

• Boaz Munn.

• Forest Steele on No. 15, from Mamaw and Pa Simmons.

• Ashley Huckaby, from Aunt Jean, Grandpa George, Kim and Mark.

Belated Happy Birthday to …

• Sara Nasby, from Sophia, Journey, Daniel and the whole family.