2013-08-22 / Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

By Kay McGarvey

Birthday wishes to Lynn Waite, August 8; Diane Crouse, August 21; Michele Frinafrock, August 29; Aaron Minier, August 24; Alyssa Mc- Conahy, August 28; Holly Stumbaugh, August 29;

Hope Mellott, August

27; Wade

Stermer, August 30; Dave Kelrin, August 25; Pam Rohm, August 26; Nancy Shearer, August 27; Agnes Snyder, 97 on August 29; Sharon Strait, August 8; Zach Blumenthal, 23 on August 25; Amanda Garlock, August 29; Roger Rhodes and Sherwin Fix, August 30; Wayne Strait, August 26; Dee Peck, August 26; Kaitlin Daniels, August 25; Krista Daniels, August 27; Cohen Lewis, 8 on August 25; John Chamberlain, August 13; and Julie Chamberlain, August 21.

Sympathy goes out to Tim and Diane Hann on the recent death of Diane’s father, Philip McAfee of Mercersburg.

Grace Bible Methodist Church of Hustontown is holding its Vacation Bible School this week. Fun Day will be held on Saturday.

David and Jan Hoover celebrate their 43rd wedding anniversary on August 22.

Dalbert and Martha Knepper celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on August 21.

Needmore Fire Co. held a chicken barbecue on Sunday.

Sympathy goes out to Darlene Snyder in the death of her two nieces last week. Both lost their battle with cancer.

Congratulations to the Little Miss Fulton County Fair Queen, Raegan Shindle, and runner-up Camryn Faith Horne.

Motorists take heed: Our county schools begin on Wednesday, August 21. School buses will be on the roads loading and unloading students.

Green Hill School held its final reunion on Saturday at the Sideling Hill Christian Fellowship Hall.

A “ not going back to school” picnic was held by PASR last Wednesday at Lions Club Park.

Denny and Nancy Richards celebrated their 41st wedding anniversary on August 13.

Bruce and Freda Schade and daughter Cindy and husband Detter of California visited last week with longtime friends Andy and Joyce Washabaugh.

Bethel AME Church of Cito held its annual homecoming over the weekend.

Fulton County Fair week saw lovely weather and great crowds each day.

Gene and Peggy Headley returned home from a vacation in Bar Harbor, Maine, and Campobello Island in New Brunswick. Peggy and children Glenda and husband Greg and Karen joined them for a few days.

Please keep Dick Miller and Jim Hawbaker and all others on the sick list in your prayers.

Quotable Quotes: “Your heart holds a vast array of goodness so that you may share it with others.”

It Happened This Week: In 1966 the Beatles made their last concert appearance as a group before a paying audience at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. They played for just 30 minutes.

Country Shortcuts: No more streaks. Wash windows during a shady time of day. Streaks often result form windows drying too quickly.

Visiting with Bill and Janet Geyer and family recently were her niece and husband, Bill and Paula Shepherd of Evans City, Pa.

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