Dezore Cleveland passed her permit on Aug. 5, her 16th birthday and the next day she drove Earl Allen to Northville to the calling hours of our dear friend, Bob Rockwell. So many will miss Bob at the engine shows. Later in the week, 19 gathered at the home of Keisha Sprague for the 16th birthday of Dezore and Megan Pierson.
There was a family gathering at Basil and Wick’s for dinner one day last week to celebrate Neil Dunkley’s 50th birthday. Also camped in Long Lake for a night of relaxation.
Many have again enjoy the Great Escape. Soon will be too cold for the rides.
There were 15 to enjoy making a necklace and or a bracelet with so many of choices of beads on Aug. 10 at the Sodom Community Church with snack refreshments.
There was a huge turnout for the Bluegrass Festival at the Ski Bowl in North Creek over the weekend.
Joseph Morgan and Desiree Steady were married on Aug. 17 at the home of his parents Mark and Joyce Virgil Morgan.
Justine Freebern enjoyed going to see Rollin Swinton one day last week with Harry and Nancy Monroe. Rollin fell again and was taken to Glens Falls Hopsital. He was in his wheel chair this time. Nothing broken but spent Sunday night in hospital.
Caroline Hayes enjoyed entertaining with a barbecue, candle party and a chocolate tasting on Aug. 10 at her home.
The George and Cora Allen family reunion was held Sunday at Minerva Beach. It’s always great when families get together.
Fabiann Conlon painted the Steeple at the Sodom Community Church two different days last week. Alonzo Conlon painted the area next the the ball on top. The truck and lift belonged to Bob Walker. It’s way too high in the air for most of us.
So many people and so much food were enjoyed at the 11th Allen Antique Show over the weekend. There were several campers that came on Thursday to enjoy the event. Great to see others join in bringing there old engines as well as the regulars.
Dave and Carol Moffat from Schroon Lake spent a few days in Connecticut visiting her brother, Mike Millington, and wife, Wendy. Over the weekend, they visited her sister, Mary Morehouse, and family in Bakers Mills before coming to the engine show.
We are sorry to hear about the death of Ann Martindale. Her family had been sitting with her for many weeks and will miss her deeply.
Happy Birthday to: Connie Warner, Beverly Millington, Eddie Gage, Lauren Grace Cleveland, Daphne Millington, Tom Russell, Nathan Lorensen, Amanda Smith, Evan Slater, George Dunkley lll, Ron Allen Jr., Rosalie Russell, Amber Dunkley, Jon Tucker ll, Beth Allen, Marie Montena, Emma Phillips, Jesika Bradway, Vasanti Collins, Cassie Cleveland and Lucus Dunkley.