July 16, 2019

Happy Birthday Gabriel T

What’s Up Next—Of Course—the Livingston County 4-H and FFA Fair now through Saturday. With the coronation, style shows, baby contest, judging of chickens, rabbits, goats, livestock, dogs, horse show, ice cream social, Country Jamboree, oh there is so much to do on that acreage at the Livingston County Fairgrounds. It is the best of the best for lots of area folks, hope to see you there. It is a very grand part of each child’s summer. Congrads to you Lexy Lou, little Miss Royalty candidate.

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Happy Birthday Gabe Jones. Yes, these past 46 years have been good to Gabe Jones and to us. Bill and I are very proud parents and now grandparents and feel so very blessed to have Gabe and Tina, Harlie and Hallie so close by, certainly completes our world. Yes, watching Gabe and Tina nurture their family in such positive ways certainly warms the heartstrings. Happy Birthday Gabriel T, your pie’s in the oven. We love you.

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What an amazing weekend for folks in the area observing and enjoying the “Home of Sliced Bread” celebrations throughout our village in Chillicothe. The food, the tours, parades, music, fireworks and so much entertainment everywhere. Also gathered with the YaYa Sisters, Deborah Walker, Brenda Block, Ruth Ann Carey, Linda Miller ad Glenda Johnson, for so much fun including front row seats to see the ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist, Cody Ray Slaughter. Thank you Deborah for hosting and to Jennifer, Rod and Ella Dixon, thank you for sharing your front yard for the wonderful fireworks. More fun this weekend with the County Fair, Chillicothe Car Show and the KuKu/DQ gathering at Celebrations.

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David Goodwin, long-time Band Director at Chillicothe High School, has recently been inducted into the Missouri Bandmasters Association Hall of Fame. So very deserving for such an accomplished gentleman!!We congratulate you Band Master.

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Compliments to the Haney Family and his legacy lives on—Chuck Haney Field at the June Shaffer Memorial Baseball Park here in Chillicothe. Two amazing men who gave so much to the sporting world in the village we live in.

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Birthdays this week include: today, Bub Baker, Kamme Lucas, Denny Lightner, Roger Lee, Mary Pat Whiteside, Mary Ann Slattery, Jim Schreiner, Irvin Rounkles, David Gillespie, James King and Kayce Sampsel; Wednesday, good friends, Jean VanDyke and grandson, Drew VanDyke, Charlotte Alexander, Ronnie Narr, Remington Souders, Janice Hamrick, Steve Wedlock, Sarge Ralls, Laney Thieme, Bonnie Buckley, Jim Marshall, Melody Munson and Levi Reed; Thursday, our Son, Gabe Jones, good friend, Carolyn Stephens, Gabrielle Derickson, Austin Harlow, Matt Rennells, Mark Posch and Geraldine Reeter;

Friday, McKenna Poling, Claire Walker, Patsy Ripley, George Quinn and Kevin Gaston; Saturday, John Marcolla, Jack Jennings, Alexis Lavature, Don Boswell, Ben Koehly, Mike Cooper, Doug Luetticke, Gina Hacker, Eilene Ishmael #90, and Bobbi Jo Zimmer; Sunday, Mary Davis, Kerry Davis, Virginia Tye, Rema Warren, David Sampsel, Mark Zion, David Rendo, Jessica Pyrtle and Diana Mapel; Monday, Elaine Morris, Barbara DeVaul, Spencer Epperson, Clay McCoy and Rhonda Figg.

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Wedding anniversaries include: Ed and Brenda Block, Tom and Janet Barnhart, Wayne and Susan Cunningham, Maurice and Janet Zion, Brent and Mendy Hecker, Ron and Becky Keith, Larry and Janice Hamrick, Butch and Marcia Olenhouse, Ed and Barbara Thomas, Jack and Charlotte Mammen, Jim and Linda Fox, George and Shirley Bowe #58, Thomas and Darlene Hughes, Craig and Maurene Erwin, Marvin and Joan Holcer, John and Nancy Parks, Charles and Bobbi Ruppel, Don and Pam Anderson, John and Laurie Marcolla, Joe and Mary Stuver, Kenneth and Ruth Story, Robert and Shirley Marriott, Jim and Cindy Alford, Bill and Shelley Hayen, Robert and Linda Kimmis and Larry and Joan Williams.