Around Town – Sept. 13

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Sept. 13

Orchids to

Bob Lewis, Melissa Butiste of Columbus Cabinetry RTA, Doug Smith from Sweet Works, Ken Vieth of ACT Research and Bob Parker from State Fam Insurance for donating to the Smith Elementary School Vex Robotics team, from the team.

the brilliant editorial writer for Sunday’s editorial calling for Indiana legislators’ rushed, callous, ignorant ruling on abortion to be repealed!

Tony London for showcasing the enormous benefit of rural broadband provided by the American Recovery Act created and voted into law by Democrats without Republican support.

the Republic for the editorial in Sunday’s newspaper.

Onions to

the political party that has attacked women’s reproductive freedom.

state legislators who have abolished privacy and HIPAA rights for women.

neighbors for parking their campers in the street and making our neighborhood look like a campground.

the former elected official for stealing local donations to pay for portraits.

not understanding the forgiveness of PPP loans for the rich without forgiving the loans of the poor is a finger in the eye of the working class.

the bigotry in the column.

the long-time industry leader for speaking out against banning abortion.

the pastor exploiting his storage facility just to make more money.

the churches that don’t teach on how to heal the sick and cast out demons.

politicians who ignore the country’s real problems while getting up hatred on phony problems.

the car that didn’t stop, crossed one lane and got in front of me to slow down.

Happy Birthday to

Greg Burns, from your family and Donna.

Brooke Chowning, from Joseph Hart Chapter DAR.

Betty Tuttle, from Joseph Hart Chapter DAR.

Elizabeth Medley, from Joseph Hart Chapter DAR.

Tylor Rhoades, from the Morrow family.

Randy DuLong, love family and friends.

Happy Anniversary to

Randy and Mary Fischer, from your family and Donna.