John Cavaletto and wife Connie and grandson Jonathan. Jonathan was confirmed in Trinity Lutheran Church in Centralia on Sunday. John and Connie are proud of the young man he has become and look forward to his bright future.
Tyler Spiezio is the grandson of Ed Spiezio who was part of 2 Cardinals World Series and played for the White Sox, and the son of Scott Spiezio who played for the Angels and the Cardinals in World Series.
He was honored to receive a flag that flew over the Old State Capitol in Vandalia. Presenting the flag is Vandalia mayor Rick Gottman.
“Laws that forbid the carrying of arms…disarm only those who neither inclined nor determined to commit crimes… Such laws make things worse for the assaulted and better for the assailants; they serve rather to encourage than to prevent homicides. for an unarmed man may be attached with greater confidence than an armed man.”
(Thomas Jefferson’s Commonplace Book 1774-1778)
“Everyone is entitled to his/her own opinion, but not to his/her facts”
“Behind every success is effort…
Behind every effort is passion…
Behind every passion is someone with the courage to try”
“Much will be required of a person entrusted with much AND still more will be demanded of a person entrusted with more.”