Diary Entry for 1/1/1988

1988. Randy and Elaine Horton had baby boy, Timothy Randall, 8 lb. 2 oz. born at 2:00 AM. They have 3 girls. Stephanie, Sammy and I saw the New Year in. Snowing and windy. Lazy day. Tired.

Diary Entry for 1/2/1988

Got school tax notes, $608.55 up $98.77. There is a large colored picture of Randy and Elaine’s baby on back of today’s Times. Merrill and Bill Burns took down manger. Merrill helped at Horton’s in PM. I sent several checks, Reader’s Digest, American Ag., EPIC, and...

Diary Entry for 1/3/1988

TV station WFYF Channel 50, Watertown goes on air for first. We went to Sunday School 42, and church 61. Took down Christmas decorations. Sunday School gave us all New Testaments.

Diary Entry for 1/4/1988

Cold and windy and snowy. Merrill went over town for milk. Laura and Eric brought us a sandstone from their trip to Virginia. Good to have them back.

Diary Entry for 1/5/1988

Cold and windy. Terrible storms Lowville, Pulaski, and Adams way. Routes 11, 3, and 81 closed. Jim has been made acting lieutenant on police force. Kenny Sloan has retired. S. Watson acting chief now.