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    Orchids to…

    • Mill Race Players for the world’s best singing nuns in “The Sound of Music,” from Dennis.

    • the kind lady on Gilmore Street who gave me her extra rainbow wind mobile/spinner.

    • all who volunteered and supported my campaign at the Bartholomew County Fair, from Dean Johnson.

    • Kim and Denny Eaglen for the air conditioner, from Brenda McKinney.

    • George Zimmerman jurors for bringing back the correct verdict, from Joe.

    • Lowen Anderson for his letter to the editor.

    • Rick Maley for a wonderful fish fry, from family and friends.

    • awesome neighbor Jamie for all the clothes for me and for all the toys and clothes for my son, from Karen Dickerson.

    Onions to…

    • Columbus for taking retail opportunities out of downtown Columbus but now wanting to make it a place to shop.

    • the rude tenant in the rental house near the hospital for shooting off fireworks after 11 p.m., playing loud music and screaming and yelling at the top of his lungs.

    • putting all the captions in one place on a fair photo page instead of all of them under their respective photos.

    • the new location of the Neighborfest stage on West Fourth Street, causing the audience to be blinded by the setting sun for two hours.

    • the guy on the mo-ped who crashed into me on my bike, ruined my back wheel, sent me rolling onto the pavement and didn’t even stop to say sorry.

    • drive-through attendants who interrupt customers — while they’re ordering — to ask questions, resulting in the wrong order being delivered.

    • the thieves who stole the solar lights on my deck on 17th Street.

    • whoever is destroying the deer-crossing signs on Carr Hill Road.

    • people complaining about the railroads being more active when they are giving more people jobs.

    • the person who put down a group of motorcyclists for looking rough after they had just completed a charity ride.

    • gas stations in Columbus for high prices when gas is $3.35 in Seymour.

    • people who are cruel to animals.

    • The Republic for combining the two dance photos that were sent in by two different people.

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