Missed you at Bingo last night. Maybe you can join us next week, Feb. 12 at Chillas Hall. Doors open at 6 p.m. I started calling speedball at 6:30 p.m.

Hope to see you at lunch his afternoon. Chow line forms at Franklin County Senior Citizens Center at noon. Sarge and his crew will have a good lunch prepared for us. Minimum donation $4. Be watching fro you

How about that good full breakfast last Saturday at Chillas Hall. Members of the Lanark Village Golf Club prepared and served us. Had a good crowd, no I didnít win the drawing.  See next ya month. Mark your calendars for Saturday, March 1.

Last Saturday afternoon, many of us gathered at the First Assembly of God to celebrate the life of Frances Reynolds Brinkley. She was one of the great ladies of Carrabelle, and a lifelong friend of mine. We will miss her very much. Pray for Miss Francesí eternal peace and strength and comfort for the families.

When I got home from the funeral, there was a message on my answering machine. Another longtime friend had passed away. Charles Smith died Friday, Jan. 31. Pray for his eternal peace and for Carolyn and family. Charles will also be missed very much.

There will be no hamburgers Friday, Feb. 14 but we still have a place open for you and your sweetie at the Valentineís Day steak dinner at Camp Gordon Johnston American Legion Post 82. The dinner will begin at 5 p.m. Come on down and enjoy the delicious steak, salad, baked potato, dessert and coffee. We will have a great time. The dinner requires a donation of $14. You can call in your orders at 697-9998 any day after 4 p.m. up until Friday, Feb. 7. Happy Valentineís Day.

Members of the Lanark Village Golf Club will prepare and serve a spaghetti dinner Saturday, Feb. 8 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Chillas Hall. Your donation is $7 and will be collected inside the door. Yum yum

Got my ticket Monday for our annual community breakfast at Chillas Hall on Saturday, Feb. 22. A great breakfast and great service. See ya there!

On Saturday morning, Feb. 15, you can get your sugar fix at the Lanark Village Boat Club. Practice is from 9 to 11 a.m. There will be pancakes/French toast, bacon/sausage, juice and coffee. And still only a donation of $5 is required.

On Saturday evening, Feb. 15, you can have a good time at the February Birthday Bash at the Legion Post. Party starts at 6 p.m. Fun starts when you come in the door. Finger food and music, music, music.

On Sunday afternoon, Feb. 16, at Chillas Hall, where friends gather, we will have our monthly covered dish luncheon. Door will open at 12:30 p.m. Lunch is served at 1 p.m. All you need to bring is a dish to share, a donation and your growling stomach. Be good to see ya.

Be kind to one another, check in on the sick and the housebound and keep on truckiní.

Until next time, God bless America, our troops, and the poor, homeless and hungry.