The Richmond Register

Lifestyles & Community

July 17, 2014

Can you believe such cool weather in mid July?

RICHMOND — Hi!

Refreshing. That’s the word one TV weatherman described the upcoming days when temperatures will be in the 70s with virtually no humidity and lots of sunshine. Can you believe that in the middle of July? We can live with that, can’t we? We may even get close to setting a record for morning lows later this week. This has certainly been the year for strange weather!

The recent rains have helped the thirsty gardens and yards. Thank goodness we didn’t get any of the nasty storms that occurred around our region.

Garden “stuff” has been coming in, and folks have been putting the jars away big time – beets, pickles and sauerkraut already sit on the shelves. Tomatoes probably will be next.

Vacation Bible schools are still going strong. Waco Baptist will have VBS beginning Monday and going through July 25 at 6:30 each evening. You can call the church for more details.

Get-well wishes are extended to Pam Queen who recently met with an unfortunate accident. She is recovering with some metal in her foot and should be up and about in no time.

Leona Brandenburg is home and recovering from her recent hospital stay. She is doing quite well and enjoying visits from family and friends.

Barbara Moberly also is home from her recent hospitalization and doing much better. She is looking forward to seeing her niece Geraldine who plans on coming down from Ohio to visit with her “favorite” aunt. (I just added that last comment. All of Geraldine’s Madison County aunts are her favorites.)

Happy birthday to Walter Marshall who celebrated last week with a family get-together. Everyone had a great time wishing “Great Papaw” a happy birthday and sharing in his special day.

Happy birthday wishes also go out to: Bradley Joe Stewart amd Geraldine Covey, July 6; Carol Johnson and Jean Brown, July 9; twins Janet Johns Cuzick and Judy Johns, July 13; and Charlotte DeBord, July 20.

That’s about it for this week. Things have been a little quiet after the popping of the July 4th weekend.

Have a great week!

(Don’t you just love computers when they work. And when they don’t, don’t you just want to pull your hair out and scream!)

 

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