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    Orchids to…

    • Christina and Kayla for

    • their wonderful job volunteering and moving WIC into the United Way building, from Volunteer Action Center.

    • Downtown Dairy Queen for your donations to the Bill Rogers Classic concessions, from Bartholomew County 4-H Fair Board.

    • the ladies of Family and Social Services of Bartholomew County for helping me with the complications with the insurance for my son, from a thankful mother.

    • the local radio stations, the Hope Star Journal, The Republic, Jewell-Rittman Funeral Home and the Clay Township Fire Department for their help with publicity for our recent fish fry, from Petersville United Methodist Church.

    • The Republic carrier, Tina, for the kitty treats for our cat who greets her every morning at the window, from the Mihaljevics.

    • Roxena at the bank for all your help, from Alisha and family.

    • Yats Restaurant downtown for the great food, friendly service and accommodating our large lunch group, from the Girls

    • Lunch Bunch.

    • Dustie at Thomasson Thomasson Long & Guthrie

    • for being so helpful, from

    • Kayla Bryant.

    • Cathy for a deserving promotion and Geneva for great customer satisfaction at the west side Walmart, from Gary Smith.

    • our sons, Tim and Kenny, for the 50th anniversary party at the Pines, from Ronnie and Sharon.

    • Michelle at Laura Bracken’s dental office for being so kind, patient and doing an amazing job, from Brittany Siegelin.

    • Erynn Shaw for winning and the double home run and the school record, from Bonnie, Leslie, Lexi and Bryce.

    • Karl Eichel for being so kind in the process of fixing my electrical problem, from Carol.

    • Duke Energy for trimming a dangerous tree.

    • Steve Shafer for a doing a wonderful job on my yard, from Terry Trimpe.

    • Onions to…

    • the plant manager and the production manager who allow their supervisors to harass employees and do nothing about it.

    • parents that block traffic by parking at the bus stop, blocking traffic at a busy intersection.

    • the city for not fixing the flooding problem on Central north of Rocky Ford.

    • the landlord who has not cleaned up debris from renters who moved out months ago and the city for not doing anything about it.

    • the county for not taking care of the burned house on Deaver Road after several complaints.

    • the fast-food restaurant for running out of breakfast

    • 45 minutes early.

    • bossy women that whine about being bullied.

    • all the people who throw their trash out along county roads southwest of Columbus.

    • those littering Sawin Drive with plastic wine bottles.

    • The Republic for no front page mention of the happenings at Fort Hood, Texas.

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