|4/15/2020 12:59:00 PM|
hisses and kisses
■ KISSES to the Indiana National Guard, which has been deployed throughout the state to help deliver essential items and also to assist with food distribution, including the Gleaners event this past weekend.
■ KISSES to Gleaners and regional coordinator Becky Voelz and her volunteers, who brought enough meal kits to help feed 600 Jennings County families in need.
■ KISSES to Good Samaritan's board of directors, executive director Ginger Miller and her volunteers for organizing Saturday's distribution, which Voelz said was the smoothest event yet.
■ KISSES to Four Corners K of C, JC Realty, and others who recently donated $1,500 to Good Samaritan.
■ KISSES to all of our Jennings County healthcare workers, first responders and service-industry workers who maintain the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
■ KISSES to Jennings County Schools for buying internet "hot spots" for students without service to continue with their college-credit courses, and for ensuring all students who do the required work will maintain or
improve their third-quarter grades.
■ HISSES to those who refuse to comply with Gov. Holcomb's Hunker Down Hoosiers program, imperative for slowing the spread of COVID-19.
■ HISSES to the sudden return of winter, no matter how temporary we know it will be.
■ KISSES to companies throughout the state that are shifting production lines to make the desperately needed PPE items.
■ KISSES to the Indiana State Department of health for securing more ventilators and making sure our facilities have enough ICU beds.
FROM A READER:
■ HISSES to Trump's ineptness. Briefed in November, now doesn't remember.
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