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Orchids & Onions (January 21, 2014)

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Snow Removal Orchids to ...

• the person who cleared the sidewalks on Jackson Street in Hope on Sunday morning, from local residents.

• Sharon Larson, from First Presbyterian Preschool.

• Phil Westerfield, from the Cherry Hills neighbors and from Thelma and Raymond Rooks.

• whoever plowed our drive, from Tom and Sharon Downs.

• Steve Larue, from the Mitchells.

• whoever cleaned my drive, from Linda Swingel.

• Orchids to…

• former Parks Director Ben Wagner for his outstanding leadership and tireless work on the Hamilton Ice Center renovation project.

• Dalton Noblitt, Will Connor, Coy Park, Maurice Dantzler and Jimmie Fisher for being in the wrestling finals at the HHC Saturday.

• Tamara Kiel for her letter to the editor.

• whoever found the East letterman’s jacket.

• Betty Schaefer for the beautiful sheet set, from Lisa Welch.

• Joyce Davis for being a good neighbor, from Judy and Gary.

• Dalton Noblitt for becoming the HHC 132-pound wrestling champion, from Krystal.

• Onions to…

• parents who call teachers just to curse and complain.

• the restaurant that claimed to hold a table, then when you show up respond with we don’t do that.

• city officials for failing to enforce the fence ordinance around all viable historic downtown Dumpsters.

• servers who always ask if the customer wants the change from a food bill, trying to ensure a tip from the customer.

• the newspaper sports section for not mentioning bowling in the TV listings the past two Sundays.

• neighbors with barking dogs.

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