The Republic Masthead

Orchids & Onions (December 18, 2012)


Other Recent Entries

  • Orchids & Onions (July 24, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 23, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 22, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 21, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 20, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 19, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 18, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 17, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 16, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 15, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 14, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 13, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 12, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 11, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 10, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 9, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 8, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 7, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 6, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 4, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 3, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 2, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (July 1, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (June 30, 2014)
  • Orchids & Onions (June 29, 2014)

  • Follow The Republic:

    Do you have an orchid, onion, birthday or anniversary you'd like to see published? Click Here to submit your items for around town using our online form!

    Orchids to…

    • Our police, city, state and county, firemen, EMTs, teachers, nurses and doctors for being so brave to do their jobs.

    • Greg Noel for finding my cellphone and turning it into Caddies, from Paul.

    • Kathy Bush and the youth at Petersville United Methodist Church for a wonderful Nativity portrayal Sunday morning, from the congregation.

    • The wonderful family that bought our movie tickets because we dressed up for “The Hobbit,” from Elgin and Mindy.

    • Gene Hack and his C4 Team for your support with “A Columbus Christmas” and the shell project, from Carol Mauer.

    • W.D. Richards PTO for the lovely holiday luncheon you provided for all of us, from Richards teachers and staff.

    • John and Suzie Norman for the beautiful memorial open house honoring our loved ones, from the Noblitts and the Mitchells.

    • Sandy Watts and her third-grade students at Parkside Elementary School for singing for the soldiers at Camp Atterbury, from the Perrys.

    • Debra, Pam, Steve, Mike and Bill for a wonderful birthday celebration, from Norma Smith, mom.

    • Columbus Young Marines and others who helped place wreaths on the veterans’ graves Saturday, from Thom Jester.

    • First Presbyterian Church choir for singing the beautiful Christmas carols for the Armory Apartment residents, from Bruce Montgomery.

    Onions to…

    • The restaurant that didn’t care when I found a hair in my salad and a roach on my table.

    • The bullying video and to the kids who videotaped it and did not have the courage to help stop the violence.

    • People who spit in public.

    • People who don’t realize that people in Columbus celebrate Hanukkah and Kwanzaa, too.

    • Apartment neighbor whose kids scream and cry loudly all day, every day.

    • Person who kept all the Christmas card money that was clearly marked for “everyone.”

    • People who are seen stealing from the flea markets.

    • Lady in Walmart opening jars of lotion and tubes of hand cream and trying each one.

    • Around Town staff for being biased.

    • Messed-up traffic lights at National Road and Central.

    • Law enforcement for not doing anything about drug dealers in Holiday Park.

    • Restaurant manager who took a customer’s plate away before she was finished and charged her full price.

    Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

    comments powered by Disqus

    All content copyright ©2014 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
    All rights reserved. Privacy policy.