By Tina Biddle
Happy birthday today to Sue Bennett; to Jesse Sade, Karen Rehrer and Bethany Parish on the 4th; to Carrie Barcus, Jeffery Fletcher and Travis Osbun on the 5th; Sean Barcus on the 6th; Connie Teghtmeyer, Jeanie Childs, Lynn Gross, Harold Weaver, Zachary Fensler and three generations born on the same date: Paul, Von and Caleb Walker all on the 8th.
Happy anniversary to Ron and Nikki Deck on the 3rd; Darrin and Kelly Geiger, and Jeff and Tracy Lenwell on the 4th; and Tim and Kris Brown on the 6th.
Other reasons to celebrate this week include Ice Cream Sandwich Day today; tomorrow is Watermelon Day; Coast Guard Day is the 4th; Mustard Day is the 5th; Family Day is the 6th; Purple Heart Day is the 7th; and World Cat Day is the 8th.
In August we celebrate Golf Month as well as Peach Month and Water Quality Month.
On Aug. 4, 1790, Alexander Hamilton founded the U.S. Coast Guard.
No matter how or what you decide to celebrate in the days to follow, go out and enjoy, and be safe out there.
Tina Biddle lives near Churubusco. Send birthday and anniversary updates to her directly to firstname.lastname@example.org or to email@example.com.