2012-10-31 / Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

By Kay McGarvey

Birthday wishes to Lester Hawkins, November 4; Jean Pepple and Ruth Bishop, November 5; Michelle Johnson, November 5; Linda Garber, October 29; Florence Fix, Gary Benedick, Mary Johnston and Barney Wilt, November 8;

Dena Goldy,

November 6;

Arnie Gaylor,

November 6; Ted Gress, November 4; Deb Fletcher, November 7; Keith Barclay, October 26; Carl Peck, October 26; and Shirley Barclay, October 28.

John and Bonnie Duffey observed their 41st wedding anniversary October 24.

Bucky and Pam Carmack will observe their 41st wedding anniversary November 6.

Get well wishes to Hustontown correspondent Kate Berkstresser who is recovering from a fall last week.

Public Opinion weekly honor roll student-athletes were Sammie Clippinger, Forbes Road field hockey; Jess Keefer, McConnellsburg volleyball; Alexis Mellott, Mc- Connellsburg soccer; and Josh Hall, Southern Fulton soccer.

The Halloween parade was well attended, and the weather was perfect for an October evening.

Don’t forget to turn your clocks back Sunday, November 4, at 2 a.m. or earlier.

Sympathy goes to the family of Janet Seville, who passed away last week and the family of Leehan Fisher, who also passed away last week.

Carol Peck Waters has moved into her new living quarters in the Mountain View House.

A benefit was held for Cody Trail on Saturday.

Quotable Quotes: Without geography you are no where!

It Happened This Week: In 1938 Du Pont announced a name for its new synthetic yarn, “nylon.”

Country Shortcuts: Sift a bit of flour into the bottom of the bowl before grating cheese so cheese won’t stick.

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