THANKS, writes a reader, to the Lou Holtz/Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame for a very enjoyable evening filled with big band memories.
The Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post 3526, New Cumberland, sends a thanks to the many merchants and individuals that donated toward a program that will benefit veterans and family support, cancer aid and research, W.Va. Vet Hospital and Patriotic Programs with Youth.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to local residents who made their living off the public, and who now receive money for retirement off the public.
THANKS, writes a reader, to Rob Stieskal and East Liverpool City Hospital for presenting the program that focused on the area's young doctors.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to a local pizza shop that is stingy when it comes to extra cheese.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to the high school yearbook staffs that focuses on a select group of students to use within its pages and not the entire student body.
THANKS, writes a reader, to the individuals and businesses whose donations and participation made the first Butch McElhaney Memorial Golf Scramble a huge success.
THANKS, writes a reader, to Principal Linda Rolley, the teachers, staff, and students at Wellsville High School who helped the students in grades 7-8 adjust to attending the high school building.
THANKS, writes a reader, to the Beaver Creek State Park, its coordinator and his summer help for keeping the park so beautiful throughout the year.
THANKS, writes a reader, to the city of East Liverpool for cutting the overgrown weeds along Lisbon Street.
THANKS, writes a reader, to St. Clair Township Road Supervisor, Scott Barrett for his swift response when I called him concerning a property dispute. Also, thanks to his crew who did an outstanding job on Keil Street in Glenmoor.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to the parents who continually bash other parents who have negative comments regarding school programs.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to the motorist who blew her horn at me at Walmart, when I did nothing wrong.
THANKS, writes a reader, to a local ODOT employee who found my sons iPad and returned it the Beaver Local offices, and Thanks, too, to Superintendent Polen for his diligence in locating the proper owner.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to a local school district that has let a program, one in which the students once had pride in, quickly appear to deteriorate before the public eye. THANKS to the students for giving it a shot.
THANKS, writes a reader, to Helen, the superintendent of Riverview Cemetery, who often is seen picking up unsightly debris, sweeping off head stones and honoring those at rest.