by Sandy Fahy
Photo by SANDI FAHY
Congratulations to 2009 college graduates Kiara Mills, Kate Wilson, Matthew Vermeer (University of South Florida) and Marc Bentz (Florida State University) ... Congrats are also in order for high school grads Amy Lynn Berry, Kyle Hamilton, Austin Crane (Clearwater High); Jennifer Shelby, Wayne Dilley, Kristen Eberts (Largo High); Christine Deeter, Megan MacLean, Adam Huffaker (Dunedin High); and Lauren Whitaker (Palm Harbor University High School) ... Kudos to James Ronacher, Jr. of Boy Scout Troop 484 in Clearwater on obtaining his Eagle Scout ranking ... Shirley Zuzack is the new president of the Women's Golf Association at Clearwater Country Club. Other officers are Sandi Pisano, first vice president; Marilyn Gillette and Sharon Bartkus, co-second vice presidents; Helen Malzahn, secretary; and Jan Kirschke, treasurer. Joy Porter is outgoing prez ... It's birthday time once again for Lisa Howe, Gene Brown, Patricia Smith, Rich Bruer, Susan Scott, Mallory Dimmitt and Betty Cox. All celebrate their special day today, June 11 ... Hope you remembered the birthdays of Stephanie Clark, Doris Parsons, Sarah White, Evelyn Wright and Scott Scarpinato yesterday and those of Marilyn White, Ruth Johnson, Cindy Campbell, Rachel Maloney, Elizabeth Wilsey, Michelle Wilson, Don Armstrong, Bill Morrison, Lucille Bell and Helen Hill earlier this week ... Did you know Roni Helwig, Audrey Whitehead, Beth Schneider, Diane Holtman, Katie Delaney, Louise Johnson, Ann Shields and Ted May turn a year older tomorrow? ... Friends and relatives will be singing "Happy Birthday" on Saturday to Carolyn Feltner, Maureen Booser, Ellen Jensen, Helen Taylor and Herbert Polson ... Bring out the cake and ice cream on Sunday for Lee Moore, Rosemary Schrader, Gene Yost and Christopher Gums ... The birthdays of Victoria Nuccio, Kelly Bentz, Rachel Munroe, Jane Myers, Kelly Jones and Marie Dahm are coming up on Monday ... Sara Lawson, Marvin Moore, Gaye Morrison, Barbara Kelly, Linda Chestnut and John Harrington are among those turning a year older on Tuesday ... Wednesday brings the 17th day of the month and the birthdays of Julie Shultz, Patricia Acuri, Jeanne Grant, Kathy Upham, Richard Green, Rick MacAulay, Kendra Polachy, Jim Homan and William Robinson ... A little bird told us the following persons had birthdays earlier this month: Deborah Capone, Judy Moore, Lois Mollick, Lynn Zinzow, Pam Madden, Norma Steiner, Karen Olson, Steven Ives, Evelyn Gibson, Arielle Young, Marguerite Gilson, Walter Scott, Beth Kirkwood, Marti Kloss and Brenda Kennedy ... Congratulations and best wishes to Bill and Lynn Zinzow, who recently celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary ... Congrats are also in order for the following couples marking anniversaries today and in the coming week: Terry and Jennifer Little, Huston and Suzanne Babcock (June 10); Chris and Lynn Webb (June 14); Harry and Cathy Brown, Charlie and Fran Parsons (June 15); Gary and Susan Brown, Richard and Valerie Boehme (June 17) ... Belated anniversary congrats go to Harry and Sandy Jamieson, Mike and Kelly Grimshaw (June 3); Tom and Christina Chase (June 4); Brad and Melanie Permar (June 7); Peter and Dianne Sofarelli, Tom and Alice Anderson, Michael and Betsy Adams (June 9). It was anniversary #53 for the Andersons ... Have a great week, everyone.