SPANKS, writes a reader, to the female driver of a black GMC (SUV) on old Route 7 who on July 26 nearly rear-ended a motorcycle when she passed up a pickup truck and then went between it and the motorcycle.
THANKS, writes a reader, to Giant Eagle for keeping its store at a comfortable temperature for shoppers and employees. SPANKS, however, to other Calcutta stores for it being too hot for both shoppers and employees.
THANKS, writes a reader, to Dave "Flea" Anderson for taking time to repaint the Newell sign and maintaining that spot, and THANKS to Leah Rae Peironek for painting the entrance sign at the south end of Newell.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to a local bar owner who told me to turn my Browns shirt inside out if I wanted to come inside for a drink.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to the local pharmacy that does not check doctors' office prescription messages for prescription call-ins, even after requested to do so.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to a local man at a restaurant who told my 8-year-old son, who was wearing a WWE shirt, that professional wrestling is fake. It may be, but my child enjoys it.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to the local fast food establishment that only gives customers half the portion of ordered food.
THANKS, writes a reader, to Don and Sharon Wilson and Wellsville Tops Chapter 1957 for providing food for the Feed The Town project on July 28 in East Liverpool. Thanks to your generosity, 43 people were fed.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to local high school coaches who make non-mandatory practices mandatory by threatening playing time.
SPANKS, writes a reader, to local school officials for building a 21st century school with a 20th century rubber roof.
THANKS, writes a readers, to those who donated and supported the Justin D. Knapp Memorial Fundraiser at United Brethren Dream Center. Your efforts and generosity raised $4,000 toward the scholarship awarded to deserving East Liverpool High School graduates each year in Justin's memory.