Janet Jackson took the Amtrak Train from Albany to Portland, Oregon. She met her daughter, Malia who flew from San Francisco, Ca. They rented a car then went to Mt. St. Helen, down the Oregon Coast, through the Redwoods in California back to San Francisco.Janet took the Amtrak home. Both enjoyed the trip and time together. Christopher Durkin was home for a visit to friends and family. Christopher is Controller for Tyson Foods Inc. in Henderson, Ky. He is working towards his Masters in Henderson. He was invited TO J.C.S to speak to Mrs. Ordway's class. Nancy Durkin, his Mom, had a birthday celebration for Chris and his sister, Nicole while home. Claudette Jones, Rita Randell and husband went to visit Diane Elwell at her home in Salt Lake City, Utah. They were there for 3 days and enjoy the visit and the trip. Johnsburg Fish and Game Wood Raffle. 1st prize was a full cord, cut, split and delivered to Andy Amell. 2nd prize was 1 face cord, cut, split and delivered to Betty Monroe. 3rd. prize went to Mary Beth. The meetings are the 3rd. Tuesday of each month. The winter meetings will be held at the Wevertown Community Building. They start on Nov. 6. Peter and Julie Allen are the proud parents of Annabelle Hope Allen. She was born Oct. 10 at 3:15am. She was 8pounds 14.2 ounces and was 21.2 inches long. Her great-grandmother is Rose Allen from Johnsburg. There was a Benefit Buffet on Sunday for Bert Walker. Mike Leddick and his family shared their music for the event. Bert was very pleased to see so many of her friends. We wish Bert the best. Thinking of you. The Wesleyn Church in Bakers Mills held a steak luncheon on Saturday. Thanks to everyone who made this possible and enjoyed the steak. The Community Compassion's group would like to thank everyone for all the help in preparing for the Spaghetti Dinner held on Saturday. Thanks to all who attended. Fred Allen enjoyed a few days again in the Adirondacks. Always great to see all the fall colors. Hunting Season has started. We wish all the hunters luck. Please use caution in the woods. A reminder. This is the season for flu. Please get your flu shot as soon as you can. Hope you have been enjoying the great fall weather. Winter will soon be upon us. Get your reading material for the days you have to stay inside. Happy Birthday to: Virginia Armstrong, Lynden Millington, Trey Johnson, Dick Virgil, Tammy Winchell. Happy Anniversary to: Jeff and Kelly Ordway. Enjoy each and every day.