2016-01-14 / Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

By Kay McGarvey

Deb Welsh and Wanda Souders spent a few days last week in Colonial Williamsburg and attended a women’s basketball game between Old Dominion and Louisiana Tech.

Birthday wishes to Katelyn Mellott, January 18; Robin Harr, January 11; Fred McFadden Jr., January 18; Mark Plessinger, January 19; Bryce Garland, January 21; Jace Fletcher, January 20; Pam Carmack, January 20; Yonna “Sis” McQuade, January 21; Misty Ritchey, January 22; Ashley Souders, 13 on January 20; Paul Johnston, January 23; Rena Ott, January 22; Pam Karczewski, January 23; Beth “Pug” Lynch, January 23; Alma Ashley, 67 on January 19; and Pearl Souders, January 15.

Public Opinion honor roll student-athletes for basketball were Jake Boehme, Bronwyne Mellott of McConnellsburg and Nina Wilt of Forbes Road.

Celebrating wedding anniversaries are Tony and Martina McGarvey, 23 years on January 16, and Jim and Mariam Sickles, 57 years on January 23.

Warfordsburg Senior Center held an open mic night Saturday.

The 100th year of the Pennsylvania Farm Show is going on this week.

A potpie dinner buffet was held Saturday at Mc- Connellsburg United Methodist Church Faith and Life Center.

A free spaghetti supper was held Tuesday at Asbury Methodist Church.

Tim and Deb McGarvey are home after spending a couple of weeks in Florida. Tim will be 59 on Friday, January 13.

Knobsville Singles met Monday at K’s Place for lunch

Cold weather has been in our area with some rain but still no snow.

It Happened This Week: In 1954 the Salk polio vaccine was used first for mass inoculations.

Quotable Quotes: “You can’t help someone get up a hill without getting closer to the top yourself.”

Country Shortcuts: Flowers too short for your vase? Slip the ends into drinking stars. The arrangement will fit lovely in an opaque vase.

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