The CGR Relentless Run 5K & Fun Walk to benefit the Cody G. Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund was held this past weekend. It was a wonderful success. More information to follow on the activity later this month.
Mark June 14 down as the last breakfast until September at Harmony Lodge in Port Deposit. All you can eat from 7 to 10 a.m. The Lodge is on Tome Highway.
Congratulations to the new officers of Havre de Grace Chapter 27 Order of the Eastern Star: Worthy Matron Susan Passwaters; Worthy Patron Tom McLaughlin; Associate Patron Roger Southall Sr., my husband; me, Associate Matron; Secretary Joyce Caldwell; Treasurer Diane Smith; Conductress Pamela Whitecavage-Kincaid; Associate Conductress Hilda Brown; Chaplain Carolyn Brennen; Marshal Aileen Squires; Organist Carolyn Mathias; Adah – Patricia Dula; Martha – Jean Gamble; Electa – Susan McLaughlin; and Warder Charles Brennan.
Roger, Sarah and Caden Southall had visitors for a couple of days. All the great-aunts and cousins went to Charleston, S.C., to see the new baby nephew/cousin, Caden Jacob Southall. Those going included Great-Aunt Cindi Labant and her daughter, Carly; and Great-Aunt Susie Glatts and her daughter, Kelsey. A couple of weeks before they visited Great-Aunt Kimi Jenkins and her daughter, Randi, and cousin Issi Glatts visited for a couple of days.
The Perryville Railroad Museum is open every Sunday from noon to 4 p.m.
Welcome to Danfoss AJ Jefferson. AJ also had a birthday on May 30.
Pat Roberts is sent belated birthday wishes on her June 8 birthday.
Anniversary wishes are sent to Margaret and Jimmy Gosweiller who will celebrate their anniversary on June 10.
Sam and JoAnn Marderness also will celebrate their anniversary on June 10.
Gary Ashby is sent birthday wishes for the OWC. He is the husband of Gail and will celebrate his big day June 10.
Happy Flag Day birthday to my old Harford Duracool workmate Ellen Dinsmore, who will celebrate her birthday June 14.
Condolences are extended to the family of Dorothy Edwards.
Get well wishes are extended to Sharon Pryer, Marianne Pryer, Ethel Dill, June Peddicord, Chris Walz, Marianne Lilley, Doris Hess, Meryl McLaughlin, Betty McFadden, Betty and Jim Fayer, Bo Sinclair, Georgia Gransky, Helen Wood Bagley, Frances Riale, Ethel Dill, Pastor Henry Schaefer, Leslie Dissek, Adam Zeller, Sandy Brooks, Nancy Quinn, Janet and Pastor Neale Wirtanen, Gisela Knapp, Kit Harris, Margaret Gosweiler, June Gangel, Joe Pacifico, Herb and Mary Lou Southall, Bonnie Donoho, Peggy Scholl, Wilbur Scholl, Edwina Ewing, John and Adele Witmer, Rita and Bill Clauss, Judy and Ernie Birckhead, Kay Lewis, Virginia Phillips, Lynn Schweizer, Elbert Swiney, Madge Jones, Audrey Sauerhammer, Betty Terry, Bette & Sam Bowen, Carol Geck, Pat Hodgson and Ed Almony.
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Today on June 7: The National Bank of Elkton received its charter in 1865.
Today in world history: D-Day, World War II, 1944.
Today is National Drive-In Movie Day: the first drive in movie was opening today in Camden, N.J.
June 7 is National VCR day - well technology has overtaken that festive affair. Remember you first VCR…probably spent up to $1,000 on it.