2015-08-20 / Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

By Kay McGarvey

Birthday wishes to Jamie Lowery, August 6; Lynn Waite, August 8; Diane Crouse, August 21; Michele Frinafrock, August 29; Aaron Miner, August 24; Alyssa Mc- Conahy, August 28; Holly Stumbaugh, August 29; Esther Deshong, 92 on August 9; Wade Stermer, August 27; Pam Rohm, August 26; Dave Kerlin, August 25; Nancy Shearer, August 27; Sharon Strait, August 8; Zachary Blumenthal, August 25; Amanda Garlock, August 29; Rodger and Sherwin Fix, August 30; Wayne Strait, August 26; Kaitlin Daniels, August 25; Krista Daniels, August 27; Cohen Lewis, August 25; Dee Dee Peck, August 26; John Chamberlain, August 13; Julie Chamberlain, August 19; Bertha Morris, August 19; Sonny Harr, Aguust 23; and Nancy Richards, August 13.

Congratulations to Fulton County Fair Queen Jill Palmer and to first runnerup Brittany Truax.

Abby McGarvey attended her annual Camp Chihopi last week in Morgantown. Her sisiter, Gabrielle, accompanied her.

McConnellsburg High School Class of 1965 held their reunion Saturday at Celebrations Unlimited.

The annual Fix reunion was held Sunday at Lions Club Park.

Barry Shafer and Allen Cover are home after a fishing trip to Montana.

Quotable Quotes: “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.

It Happened This Week: In 1762 Benjamin Franklin’s sister-in-law became the first woman editor of an American newspaper “The Newport Mercury.”

Country Shortcuts: Waxfree candle holders. To prevent candle wax from sticking inside votive holders add 1/2-inch water before inserting the candle.

A 70th birthday party was held Saturday for Carl Kendall at McQuade’s Sawmill.

Avery and Ayla Martin visited with their grandparents, Alan and Linda Kelso, last week.

Peggy Headley and daughters Karen and Glenda and husband Greg vacationed in Booth Bay, Maine, last week.

Observing wedding an- niversaries are Dave and Jane Hoover, 45 years on August 22; Denny and Nancy Richards, 43 years on August 13; and Steve and Barb Weller, 39 years on August 21.

The 95th Fulton County Fair is being held this week.

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