Delmar Events
Thursday, November 8, 2001
Delmar Library Program
On Wednesday, Nov. 14, 10 a.m., the Delmar Library will present a program featuring Dawn Manyfeathers. The presentation will be about Native American culture of this area demonstrated through story and artifacts. The children will be able to have a hands-on look at an interesting culture and be able to ask questions so Miss Pam encourages all to come.

Delmar’s Christmas Parade
The Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its 2001 Christmas Parade entitled “Peace on Earth” to be held on Saturday, Dec. 8, at 2 p.m. If you are interested in being a participant in the parade, contact Audra Swafford at (410) 742-6288 or you may pick up an application packet at the Delmar Town Hall, the Cookie Bouquet or Brainwave Computer Services in Salisbury. All participation is free! Trophies will be awarded by judges and Santa will be making an appearance for the kids of all ages. The Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce invites everyone to come out and share in a day of excitement and fun!

Bi-Staters’ Coffee Talk
Sharon Cordrey

Birthday wishes to Stayton Hastings, who celebrated on Nov. 3. Happy 75th birthday to Gloria Adkins, whose birthday is today, Nov. 8. And happy birthday to Keith Jones, who will celebrate on Nov. 12.

Our sympathy goes to the family of George Davis who passed away Wednesday, Oct. 31. He was a charter member of the Delmar Veterans of Foreign Wars.

St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is having a spaghetti dinner in Camelot Hall Saturday, Nov. 10, 4:30 to 7 p.m.

A reminder that the Melson United Methodist Church, east of Delmar, will hold a bazaar Saturday, Nov. 10, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Breakfast food (sausage, scrapple), vegetable soup, oyster fritters, chicken salad, hamburgers, and hot dogs, baked and canned goods, as well as craft items will be for sale. For more information, please call 846-2431.

A tan and white pitbull-mix male dog has been found in the neighborhood of Stage Road and Iron Hill Road. He is wearing a blue collar and is very friendly. If this dog belongs to you, please give me a call at 846-3396. Peggy and Donald Morris and Charles Truitt spent Friday in Richmond, Va., visiting and having lunch with one of Peggy’s e-mail friends. Saturday, Peggy and the family gathered in Delmar to celebrate her grandson Shane’s birthday.

Delmar Manor welcomes a new member to the community. Michael and Tracey Houlihan are the proud parents of Taryn April Houlihan, who arrived on Oct. 26, 2001. Taryn was 18 and 1/2 inches long and weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces. Congratulations, Michael and Tracey.

Mrs. Hattie Moore was recently honored by the Delmar Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. Joyce Figgs, president of the auxiliary, presented Mrs. Moore with a special pin and a beautiful watch to commemorate Hattie’s 55 years of service to the Delmar Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.

Charles Truitt is presenting “Railroading in Delmar” at the Delmar Library on Nov. 13 at 6:30 p.m.

Thought for the week: Don’t waste the precious moments you are given being afraid of what you can’t control. Live well and with dignity. That trumps fear every time — Bill O’Reilly