Due to the high volume of storm-related Orchids for snow removal and other assistance and to ensure everyone is recognized in a timely manner, we will run an abbreviated version of those Orchids.
Phil Westerfield, from Raymond and Velma Rooks.
Jason Howley and J.D., from Carolyn.
the Burbrink family, from residents of Walnut Grove addition in southwest Shelby County, and from Chip and Annie Wehling.
Keith Watson, from your neighbors and friends on Ferguson and Jonesville roads.
Pat McQueen, from Mom.
Jeff, David and Patrick, from your 27th Street neighbors.
Tom, from your neighbors on Legal Tender Road.
Bill Stahl, from the Carrolls.
Chuck Kelley, from Shannon.
David Manley, from Uncle Bud.
John and Johnny Clark, from Shannon.
Larry Watler, from the Kruegers.
Scott Mills on Beech Drive.
Steve LaRue, from the Mitchells.
Bartholomew County Highway Department, from Jim Murray near Hartsville.
Darren Burch, from Mom.
Diehns, from the Behrmans.
Jeff Oakes, from Estella Brooks.
Jason Hawley and J.D., from Carolyn.
Brian and Chris Taylor, from Mom.
family, newspaper carrier, mailman, neighbors on Timbercrest Drive, from Bertha Winn.
Kenneth Dill, from Geneva Davis.
Dick Heimann and Mark Adams, from Diane Bennett.
Michael Phelps, from the Lawsons.
Ed Miller and Mike Sullivan, from the Greenwoods.
David Baldwin of Hope, from the Jackson Street residents.
Ralph Lee, from the O’Connells.
Morris family, from Carol Webb.
Melvin Lykins, from Bill and Marti Gordon.
Kristen and Rick Sparks.
Judy and Ron Branum.
Judy from the Bartholomew County Veterans Service Office for helping me file the aid and attendance forms for my dad and mom, from Anita Brown.
drivers who know how to slow down and drive safely on the winter streets.
the two teenagers who built a huge snowman in Cummins’ parking lot.
the volunteers at St. Peter’s for the wonderful Christmas dinner, from Bill and Phyllis.
Dayspring Apostolic Church of God, ABI Food Service and Wayne Blackerby for the nice dinner.
the nice lady who called to ask me if I needed anything from the store because I couldn’t get out.
the local radio stations for putting IU basketball on the air, from David Forrest.
Tim and JoAnna Hooten for all you do for me, from Sista.
Richards Raiders boys and girls teams for winning Holiday Tourney and playing with class.
Mike and Kay Gorday for the ticket to the Colts game and sweatshirt and Mark and Gail Miller for the ride to the game and Shapiro’s, from Jim.
Stacey, Tyler and Robert Mann for the nice Christmas gifts, from Mom and Dad Gerbig.
Lacey Davis for studying hard and doing great in your first semester at college, from Mom.
Angie Barnett for the beautiful painting of the “concrete angel”, from Rennie Haeseley.
Julie Bowling for the nice letter.
Tammy and Isis at Eastside Walmart for locating the boy in the white hoodie, from the friend who was with him.
Dustin Pastrick for getting employee of the year at the Clarian Hotel.
Katrina Whipker for getting my medication during the snowstorm, from Harry Johnson.
Seventh Street Church of God for the use of the dining room, from the Pendleton and Lovins families.
Jerry McCory for bringing my newspaper and mail up to the house, from Clara.
Donita Compton on retirement after 29 years, from Mom, Dad and family.
Elizabeth Gordon for the wonderful bread, from Lisa Greene.
the cable company for eliminating Channel 8 from my lineup and not meeting the needs of their customers.
those who did nothing to help my mother when she fell.
the small-town law enforcement officer who speeds through town.
the doctors office secretary who is rude to callers.