Last Weeks News – Sure is cool for the last week of July and my wasn’t all that rain a blessing. All together I got 4-1/4 inches here.

Carol Wise and Riley O’Shea visited Ann Collins one day last week and did some yard work and finished painting her porch.

Karen Frederick and I visited Agnes Williams Monday evening. She was doing okay.

Ann Collins and I went to a yard sale on Saturday and got to visit with Lee (Frye) Burrows was the first time I had seen her in years.

On Sunday evening Sirena Bradshaw had an early birthday party for her son, Cole, who will be nine years old August 2nd. Those attending were: Karen and Doug Frederick, Ann Collins, Carol Wise, Riley O’Shea, Isabell and Cole, Sirena and Jonah.

Congratulations to Will and Ashley Collins of Cabool on the birth of their daughter, Cholie Rose. She was born Sunday. Carol Wise and Ann Collins went to see her Sunday evening at TCMH in Houston.

Also Congratulations to Katlyn Smith on receiving a grant to go to Nurse’s training.

Well here it is the 5th of August and we are still getting rain.

Tracy, Hannah and Devin Griffith spent from last Monday until Thursday visiting Debbie and Shelby Hutchison, Jamie and Devin Snodgrass, Bailee, Lauryn and Hayden. I was planning on going also, but came down with a virus and a terrible case of hives.

Patty Stephens visited me on Saturday. We went to Mountain Grove and ate and shopped a little.

Chris Hartzell got home yesterday from Modesto, California where she had spent the last month.

Get-well wishes to all the sick and take care until next time.