Pumpkin Center Charlie’s Girl: Tidbits from the news

Posted June 10, 2016 at 2:09 pm

by Kay Wilson

Thought I’d give a quick shout-out about some of the news here and around the globe.

A big congrats to Maryville’s own Terry Oglesby for his new position with the Heart of America Athletic Conference as the coordinator of men’s basketball officials. Oglesby has done college officiating for several years including this past year’s Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA Tourney. It’s always a rush to see him on TV handing down justice to some of the greatest players and coaches.

So the playoffs, or I mean primaries, have chosen our choices for the most powerful leader in the free world. Oh, boy, not sure what our future will hold. But have faith, the USA can survive anything. Just look at

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    Pumpkin Center Charlie’s Girl: Welcome to the good ol’ summertime

    by Kay Wilson

    While the spring showers, or storms, are still making our days a bit edgy, I would like to be the first to welcome summer to Northwest Missouri.

    Summer has peeked around the corner for a couple of afternoons already and with it came a new color of green. Pastures, trees, corn, all have a different shade of the marvelous Bearcat – Spoofhound green. I truly do love the color of green. Ask my husband. One of our first purchases as a newly married couple was ruggedly soft, lengthy, green shag carpet, only to be followed by avocado green fridge

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