by Sandi Fahy
Photo by SANDI FAHY
Congratulations to the following couples celebrating wedding anniversaries: Don and Ruth Cooper (Aug. 26); John and Carol Ellis, David and Betsy Carr, Ed and Freda Caley (Aug. 27) ... Belated anniversary congrats go to Jim and Bernice Beaton (Aug. 22); Canon John and Joanne Birtch (Aug. 19); Peter and Lily Thomas (Aug. 18); Ed and Betty Shamas (Aug. 16) ... Did you know today is Julie McKenzie's birthday? Sherri Authier, Kimberly Johnson, David Stoner, Katie Williams, Anna Randolph, Savannah Madley, Amanda Klein, Michelle Huff, Priscilla Hobby, Anna Tarrant, Bill Walling and Cory Center are among those who share her August 26 birthdate ... Bring out the cake and ice cream tomorrow for Kelly Haverty, Rebecca Culkar, Catherine Blaylock, Dan Larremore, David Roper, Scott Roper, David Pearson, Charles Peterson and Larry Miller ... The birthdays of Becky Wright, Sylvia Wickman, Anna Myers, Pat Williams, Sue Phillips, Tracy Baker and Marina Hamilton are coming up on Saturday ... Be sure to wish Janice Davis, Ella Peters, Karen Newman, Shannon Bowman, Erma Landon, Mary Adcock, Linda Williams, Bette Knutson and Mary Ellen Smith all the best on their special day, which is Sunday ... Friends and relatives will be singing "Happy Birthday" on Monday to Jennifer Hitchhock, Karen Amundrud, Verna McCullough, Tyler Bradley, Mark Lapham, Dorothy Priestman and Joe Burnsed ... You still have time to get cards in the mail by Tuesday to Renee Burrell, Addie Spicuzza, Ella Markham, Jeffrey Pyles, Karin Wells, Richard Tripp, Susanne Johnston, Thomas Garrett and Dan Walbolt ... Wednesday brings the first day of September and the birthdays of Bob Burrell, Ann Howard and Carolyn Conner ... A little bird told us that Sherry Thode, Stacy Zarnoch, Jack Grubel, Marlene Poehler, David Russell, Virginia Forster, Dorothy Kearney, Robert Schuetz, David Hanna, Monica Talley, Catherine Calderbank, Rita Petrino and Donald Himes recently had birthdays ... Greg Legas wonders why we drive on parkways and park on driveways ... Have a good week, everyone.