2013-05-02 / Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

By Kay McGarvey

Birthday wishes to Nikole Gelvin, May 6; Trudy Gelvin,

May 5;


Gelvin, May

8; Vicki Bogetti, May 7; Randy and Rodney Waters, May 8; Harlan Deshong, May 5; Jason Hamnon, 46 on May 5; Dinah Chamberlain, May 8; Elijah Poe, May 9; and Laura “Becky” Martz, 85 on April 29.

Rick and Angie Marshall will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on April 29.

Public Opinion weekly honor roll student-athletes were Dylan Cross, Southern Fulton track and field, and Jesse Swope, McConnellsburg baseball.

Forbes Road Junior/ Senior prom was held Friday, April 26, at Green Grove Gardens in Waynesboro. Named king and queen of the prom were Corri Parsons and Mark Keesaman. Prince and princess were Casey Wade and Shayla Carmack.

Richard and Candi Diffenderfer will observe their 28th wedding anniversary on May 5.

Fulton County Chamber of Commerce held its annual spring fever golf tournament on Friday at Great Cove.

Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. held an open stage on Saturday night.

Warfordsburg Senior Center held a “doo-wop” themed event on Saturday night, with 50s and 60s music provided by Barb and Forrest. A covered- dish meal was served.

Cito Methodist Church and McConnellsburg Methodist Church youths held a 30-hour famine on Friday .

Fans of country music star George Jones were saddened last week by his death.

Louise Carbaugh attended a birthday party for her great-grandson and son-in-law at St. Thomas Sportsmen’s Clubhouse on Sunday.

Relatives of here attended a baby shower for Rachel Cline McGarvey on Sunday at Norlo Park in Fayetteville.

The congregation of the Grace Bible Methodist Church of Hustontown enjoyed listening to music and singing performed by Wesley Gray of Indiana on Sunday.

Quotable Quotes: “Don’t frown. You never know who is falling in love with your smile.”

It Happened This Week: In 1931 the Empire State Building opened its doors.

Country Shortcuts: Save berry baskets and put them in the crisper drawers in your refrigerator to store garlic, lemons and limes.

Candie and Richard Diffenderfer will be married for 23 years on May 5.

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