That bright “star” in the southeastern pre-dawn sky, all this week, is actually the planet Venus. 


Thursday the Volunteer Fire Department meets at 7 p.m.  For info call 253-6264. 


Saturday is Recycling Day, 8-10 a.m., at the Alread Cafeteria. 


Monday ACRDC meets at 6:30 p.m. in the EHC building. 


This month is National Bird Feeding Month and a true “National” event as it is supported by a congressional proclamation. Be assured, if you feed them, they will come. 


I heard from a neighbor that some daffodils were starting to send up flower buds. So I checked it out at several locations in the county and sure enough lots of buds are coming up. Of course it’s always a guess but if the weather tends warm this month we could see our first daffodil flowers before month’s end. 


My friend Lalla Lee Ostergren, 94 and under hospice care, and as a last request wanted her book “My Road Home” reprinted. Thanks to a generous donation from someone who is convinced Lalla’s advice saved their life, this has been done. If you want a copy see me. 
If you have info about the greater Crabtree and west 16 community call Jeff Burgess, 745-1249.