2012-04-26 / Correspondents' Notes


By Karen Grissinger

Birthday wishes this week to Mindy Anderson, Gary Greenland, Joe Horton, Jody

Hann, Gordon Locke,

Raylene Russell, Justin

Park, Jen Heaster, Amanda Steach, Barb Frehn, A.J. Souders, Tammy Anderson and Angie Centi.

Anniversary wishes to Daryl and Katie Patterson, Dickie and Pam Glenn, and Jim and Eunice Hawbaker.

Get well wishes to Bob Baughman, Angie Cook, Jenn Jenkins, Eloise Swope, Nina Roher, Bob Hoffman, Penny Chilcote, John Mills and Lynn Knepper.

The annual Bradley Gilliland chicken barbecue scholarship meal will be held at the Orbisonia Lions Club pavilion Sunday, May 6, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Reserved takeout tickets are available from the SHC FFA students or family members. Please support this scholarship fund in Bradley’s memory.

Tom and Mamie Streightiff, Tim Streightiff, Kenny, Kristi and Jase Watkins, and Jen Ramsey enjoyed dinner out on Friday evening to celebrate Jen’s birthday.

Congratulations to Jonathan and Becky Sellers on the birth of their son, Landen, last week. Proud grandparents are Ed and Carolyn Detwiler and great-grandparents include Ernie and Shelby Kylor.

Donna Locke visited with Irene Park at Meadowview Manor on Wednesday.

Walnut Grove women’s prayer breakfast group met at the New Fort Restaurant on Saturday morning. Twelve ladies enjoyed the lesson, fellowship and meal.

Susie Schmidt, Pat Ramsey and Sharon Horne visited with Jessie Rhoades on Thursday evening.

Nina Roher had surgery last Tuesday at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore. Please keep her in your prayers as she recovers.

Brenden, Holden and Camden Lupey are celebrating the birth of baby goats this past weekend. The goats are 4-H projects for the boys.

Maddison Wible visited with Ramon and Tammy Grissinger this weekend. The girls enjoyed the showing of the new Nicholas Sparks movie.

Recent visitors with Steve, Karen and Terri Grissinger were Donna Locke, Tom and Mamie Streightiff, Travis Madden, Kurtis and Maddison Wible, Brent Carlson, Mike Pintozzi, Steve Haines, Henry Lovett and Ramon and Tammy Martin.

Angel Wings will host the second annual Matt Murphy benefit ride and pig roast Saturday, June 9, at Harper’s Memorial Park, with riders leaving at noon. The event will open to the public at 4:30 p.m. All proceeds will benefit Penny Chilcote.

Three Springs Fire Co. will host a chicken barbecue Sunday, April 29.

Monday morning brought us an April surprise when the ground became white with and late spring snow. It was an April shower but not in liquid form. The garden plants were a little chilled but should survive the surprise.

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