2012-10-04 / Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

By Kay McGarvey

Birthday wishes to Randy Hill, 62, on Sept. 29; Owen Long, 5, Sept. 28; Darlene Seiders, Oct. 9; Hannelore Hann, Oct. 11; Nadine Carbaugh, Oct.

11; Michael

Glenn, Troy

Smith, Oct.

13; Bob Garlock, Oct. 12; and Kim Mills, Oct. 9.

Randy Hill celebrated his 62nd birthday on Monday at McDonald’s with his sister, Kathleen, cousin Vickie Bookoheimer and Uncle Grant and Aunt Evelyn Souders.

Visiting with Gene and Peggy Headley over the weekend were Peggy’s daughters, Glenda, and Greg and other family members of Connecticut, and Karen of Mercersburg. Around 30 enjoyed the family get-together.

Doug and Nancy Shafer observed their wedding anniversary on September 27.

The descendants of the late Frank and Hazel Souders held their annual reunion on Saturday in the Cito Methodist Church social room.

Bill and Janet Mellott Geyer observed their 55th wedding anniversary on September 28.

Koby and Cherina Cutchall observerd their second wedding anniversary on October 9, and Darren and Carrie Mellott observed their 2nd anniversary on October 10.

Jeff Ott of Greencastle, formerly of town, underwent heart surgery last week in the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore.

Travis Mellott was the worship leader at Mc- Connellsburg St. Paul Lutheran Church on Sunday.

If you are travelling around the county, you can see the treees are turning their beautiful fall colors.

Ann Wilson, formerly of the Dry Run area, has moved into her apartment on Myers Ave. Welcome to the community.

The descendants of Jackson and Alice Evertts held their reunion Sunday at the Two Top Ruritan Club.

Quotable Quotes: “Don’t follow any footprints; make your own.’’

It Happened This Week: In 1792 the cornerstone of the White House was laid. It was burned down by the British in 1814, but rebuilt by 1817.

Country Shortcuts: Add a splash of vinegar to your dishwater to dissolve grease and make even the messiest pots a cinch to wash!

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