Finish two community calendars (√)
Write two columns (√)
Write my Father’s Day story (√)
Pen two Pillar of the Community stories (√)
Get Sunday articles ready for publication (√)
Update my email (√)
Clean out my photo file (√)
Finish two special stories for next week (√)
Now, I can leave for my second vacation of the year.
Now I have to come up with some things to do then:
Catch up on housework ()
Recycle, shred paper ()
Visit parents more ()
Work on diet, exercise
Can’t tell which of the two weeks is going to be the best.
See ya next week.
• June 10 to June Moody (80), Anna Price, Becky Everhart, Diane Hahn, Teresa Clark Cromes, Martha Schrader, Michelle Edwards Green, Jennifer Beam Plessinger (40), Kathy McNutt Dapore, Ralph Crist, Tom Edwards and Cliff McCoy.
• June 11 to Joan Hiestand (75), Phil Lawson, Rick Campbell, Eddie Bryant, Tedd Pratt, Steven Mittermann, Derek Grote, Byron Brehm, Al Greiner and Bruce Williams.
• June 12 to Rhonda Enicks Werner, Michele Smith, Mary Faller, Michelle Gibbs Thornsberry and Barb Schuh.
• June 13 to Ted Riegel (60), Teresa Reier Neal (40), Michael Werts, Glen Welch (70), Scott Kaiser, Dustin Mullens, Helen Teeter, Tiffany Meckes Dickey, Kathy Fleming, Jerrolyn Burk, Norma Parin, Gail Godown and Darrell Gower.
• June 14 to Connie Yohey, Megan Swabb Johnson, Scott Drew and Brian Jones (45).
• June 15 to Debbie Cline Lee (60), Janet Parsons Helmer, Ryan Berry, June Singer, Julia Yohey (6), Larry Yohey, April Amspaugh Billenstein, Nathaniel Joseph Roof, Pam Widener and Charlie Lynn Dickey.
• June 16 to Bobby Klosterman, Dolores Partin and Marion Price.
Happy belated birthday to Sue Rhoades Christian on June 3; and Max Guillozet, Mason Adkins (10), Bill Haber, Jordan Hernandez (4) and Susie Barga, all on June 4.
Happy anniversary to Harry and June Moody and Marion and Shirley Price, all on June 10; Darrel and Erin Jones on June 11; Jack and Sherry Hunt and Marilyn and Galen Wetzel, all on June 12; Nate and Betty (Johnston) Burnfield and Norman and Deloris Miller (55), all on June 13; Keith and Rikki Holton, Leo and Janet Rinderle (45), Phil and Roberta Crawford (40) and Troy and Janet Kammer, all on June 14; Bob and Debbie Guthrie on June 15; and Cyril and Deb Hiestand, Kathy and Bob Wagner (35) and Terry and Tammy Curtis, all on June 16.
Happy belated anniversary to: Dan and Angie Brown and Wayne and Martha Neal, all on June 3.
Don’t forget to pray for: My parents (Bea and Lee Moody), Charlie Keaser, Delbert Braund, Jim Perkins, Linda Benge Burnfield, Mary Devor, Rebecca Van De Grift, Mary Hartwick, Joy Thompson, Sandy Yagle Miller, Kent Snyder, Brenda Baker, Larry Bryson, Mike Brown (Dan’s brother), Joe Martin, Karli Doreen Wicker, Becky Stephens Keel, Susan Yagle, Steve Schafer, Cary VanDeGrift, Tracy Bailey, Josh Riffell, Tom Brumbaugh, Katie Day, Jeff and Ellie Keaser Jack Riegle, Mike and Brenda Grimes, Bill Grimes, Johnny Young, Margaret “Peg Bundy,” Jim Erwin, Dick Shook, Emily Tuco, Kevin Hemmerich, Ray Dickey Jr., John Widener Jr., Chevone Singer, Tonya Anthony, Lynn Keller, Lyla Stone, Darren Coby, Teresa Hoff Gross, Joe Martin “Bud” Self, Phyllis Turner, John Brandt, Ben Bowman, Jane Landis, Kenny Chancey, Duke Gibbs, Ted Royster, Brenda Wallace, Mya Savoy, Nick Fraley, Penny Starns, Leon Harshbarger, Christine Beasley, Dave Sloan, Don DeBord, Eddie Alexander, Tom Hollinger, McKayla Stachler, Mike Monnin, Leslie Prestel, Tom Labig, Carla Gilland, Irma Stewart, Vanna (Hannam) Abbott, Teresa (Mayo) Hammons, Sam and Melissa Strosnider, Donnie Wintrow, Jerod Pratt, Shari Best Wappelhorst, Rena Slater, Suzy Heck Schilling, Addie Henderson, Lucas Bryant, Dave Morrow, Shirley (Riffell) Morrow, Sandy Finkbine, Mike Martin, Barbara Caupp, Mel Grile, Terry Amstutz.
Patty Sells, Samantha Smith, Duane Mendenhall, Brien Hiestand, Deb Davidson-Smith, Ann Renfro, Jackie Coblentz Brown, Peggy Peters, Ron Nisonger, Daniel Redmond, Etta Walker, Glen Hufford, Gertie VandePitte, Pat Johnson, Howard Hemmerly, Barbara Fisher, Shannon Peters Hall, Todd Walls, Earl Moore, Linda Malott, Jim and Patsy Schneider, Curtis Miller, Ron Kramer, Holli Anderson, Melissa “Missy” Helmer, Terry Black Sr., Cindy Cunningham Fleenor, Larry “Rafe” Elson, Bob Leugers, Jeff Schricker, Susie Gress of Nebraska, Angel Nicely, Bob Codling Sr., Barb Skinner, Jerry Paulus.
Amber Kiser, Wyoneda Stephens, Kathy Walter, Jim Moody, Harry Moody, Rob Hathaway, Mac Goodpaster, Alberta Aukerman, Chuck Davis, Dolores Nestor, Linda Lore, Rylee Blanken, Julie Widener, Deputy Dave Werling, Mike Custer, Karen Meier, Dana Holzapfel, Earl Curry, Kara Didier, Nick Voisard, Laura Harman, Joe Whittington, Dorothy Rismiller, Joe Fortkamp, Betty (Koons) Tinkham, Carla Welch, Keith Hiegel, Mike Collins, Chad Wert, Jeremy Litten, Greg Eubank, Shane Wetzel, Brandy Reier, Lester Ward, Paul Hodson, Zane Wetzel, Leann Ressler, Roger Harbison, Gertie Hampshire, Don Hittle, Bill Schuette, Tim Heck, all of our military people as well as this nation and to those who suffer from such debilitating diseases as cancer, dementia and Alzheimer’s.
Jamie and I send our condolences out to the families of: Ernie Myers, Douglas Walton, Helen Markwith and Edward Yohey.
Think about it: Making 10 consecutive correct guesses will give you a reputation as an expert, which will last until you make one little mistake.
Linda Moody is the Features Editor for The Daily Advocate. Her column appears every Sunday. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 937-548-3151, ext. 7150, or direct at work at 937-569-4315. Viewpoints expressed in these opinion pieces are the work of the author. The Daily Advocate does not endorse these viewpoints or the independent activities of the author.