2012-01-26 / Correspondents' Notes


Belated birthday wishes to Josh Ramsey, Deb Kerlin,

John Wain,

Ashlee Keebaugh, Kara

Park, Mandy

Snyder, Corey Lake, Arlie Knepper, Rodnise Roher, Justin Anderson and Lisa Henry.

Birthday wishes this week to Adria Russell, Melissa Foor, Matt Rhoades, Lori Lupey, Wanda Horton, Etta Cutshall, Treva Madden and Sawyer Hollibaugh.

Anniversary wishes to Jeff and June Yoder and Dick and Carole Armagost.

Get well wishes to Reba Campbell, Stanley Hall, Angela Hamman Cook, Eloise Swope, Bob Hoffman, and Lynn Knepper.

Get-well prayers for Alton Madden and also granddaughter in-law Jess Jenkins, who has returned to Hershey Medical Center.

Huldah Streightiff was in the hospital last week. We wish her a speedy recovery.

Our sympathy is extended to the families of John Hann and Ted Cromwell.

Recent visitors with Steve and Karen Grissinger and family were Travis Madden, Brent Carlson, Tom and Mamie Streightiff, and Tim, Tracey and Tanner Fields.

Congratulations to Brian and Emily Ramsey on the birth of a daughter, Adeline Lenae, on Monday, January 23. Big brother Micah will be happy to have a playmate.

Fifteen members of Walnut Grove Church congregation travelled to the Dulles Air & Space Museum on Saturday. Everyone enjoyed seeing all the different types of

By Karen Grissinger planes and how much air flight has evolved over the years. Of course, no trip is complete without meals, so the group had breakfast and an early dinner at the Golden Corral in Hagerstown.

Sharon Horne, Susie Schmidt, Jessie Rhoades and Pat Ramsey recently enjoyed a few days in North Carolina.

Orbisonia United Methodist Church will again be hosting its Saturday breakfast gatherings and Friday Night Jam events at the Outreach Center.

Orbisonia United Methodist Church will also host the Saturday night checkers games beginning at 5:30 p.m. Held the last Saturday of each month, this activity is open to the public.

Immanuel Bible Church will have its annual potluck dinner and family game night on Sunday, January 29, beginning at 3 p.m. Bring your favorite board games – Monopoly, chess, checkers, Uno, Old Maid, etc. (No electronics, please!) Let your competitive side show if you would like or relax and have a good time! Invite your family and friends in out of the cold for an afternoon and evening of fun and fellowship. A covered-dish meal will be served around 5 p.m.

Angel Wings will be hosting its second annual sweethearts’ charity benefit on Saturday, February 11, at the Orbisonia Lions building. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with a buffet beginning at 6:30 p.m. The price for a couple’s ticket is $35 and a single ticket is $20. Honored guests and recipients this year will be Mike and Jess Jenkins of Meadow Gap. Reservations are required, with the deadline February 4. Please call Dodie at 717- 377- 7510 or e-mail dmprice@frontiernet.net. Contact Deb at 814-599-8687 if you would like to donate items for the silent auction.

Shade Gap Volunteer Fire Co. has begun its annual hoagie sale. The price is $4.50. Please call to place large orders or stop in and pick up a few for dinner. If you would like to donate your time to help or deliver, please contact a member of the fire company.

Pesticide update meetings will be held January 26 at Southern Huntingdon County High School from 7 to 9 p.m.; February 7 from 1 to 3 p.m. and February 9 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Huntingdon County Extension Office; February 22 at the Mc- Connellsburg High School; March 22 at Forbes Road High School; and March 23 at Southern Fulton High School, all from 7 to 9 p.m.

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