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Orchids & Onions (August 30, 2014)

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Orchids to…

  • Columbus Collision Center for doing a fabulous job on our car, from Brent and Tina.
  • Automobile Diagnostics for the highest quality service and excellent customer service, from a grateful first-time customer.
  • Tom Heller for a tremendous letter to the editor, from John Tinkey.
  • Fred Allman for his very truthful letter about the need for God to help handle life’s challenges, from Ken Van Liew.
  • the women from the Garden City Church of Christ for all the food donations for the Abner family dinner, from Penny Ritter.
  • Lila, Luke and Liam Hunter for the tomatoes, from Jan Peters.
  • Lisa Coburn for your kind act and thoughtfulness, from Lou.
  • Quick Signs for a speedy delivery, from the Thomases.
  • family, friends, and neighbors for the flowers, food, cards and phone calls on my birthday, from Carol Thayer.
  • Annette for her compassionate understanding of mental health issues, from Sandy Boyd.
  • Gary Scroggins for the awesome picture of the rainbow in the Take Your Best Shot photo.
  • Fisher’s Flower Basket for their excellent service, from Royce and Julie Collins.

Onions to…

  • the person who stole our golden butterfly solar-powered gazing ball.
  • the person who called an onion in to doctors who just want money.
  • local high school for having field lights on during daylight.
  • pizza place with carpet walls in desperate need of repair.
  • neighbors who worry too much about what their neighbors are getting repaired.
  • local business that remodels public restrooms while leaving those using the facilities plainly visible from the hallway anytime the door is opened.
  • organizers of a recent event for the poorly organized ushers and the overselling of the gymnasium.

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