2018-03-22 / Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

By Kay McGarvey

Birthday wishes to Norman Mellott, 82 on March 28; Jessica Grosh, April 2; Dorothy Hoffman, March 30; Nancy Shafer, March 31; Gayle Harris, March 12; Jamie Strait, March 31; Norma Deshong, April 3; Brittany Ott, March 29; Denise Chestnut and Sam Sain, April 1; Betty Hollenshead, April 2; Alan Gress, March 28; Chelsea Chestnut, April 3; Anita Shives, March 28; Lee Glazier, March 29; Kitty Hann, April 2; and Juanita Branche, March 23.

Wanda Souders and Deb Welsh attended the first two rounds of the women’s NCAA playoffs held in Knoxville, Tenn., last weekend. They also visited Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.

Kay McGarvey and her granddaughter, Miriah Truax, visited last week with Kay’s granddaughter, Danielle, and husband Michael and children in Seattle, Wash.

Needmore Fire Co. held a chicken barbecue Saturday.

The Mount Olivet Presbyterian Church held a spaghetti diner Saturday.

The Quilt Club of Fulton County met Saturday at the library to make microwave cozies.

It Happened This Week: The Beatles had the hit “Eight Days A Week” in 1965.

Did you know the first St. Patrick’s Day parade ever was in Boston in 1737, not in Ireland.

Quotable Quotes: “The greatest gift you can give to a friend is a piece of your heart.”

Country Shortcut: Keep your nail polish thin by storing it in the fridge.

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