Porky and Buddy: What should I do when I see a service dog at work?

Dear Porky and Buddy,

I am writing to ask your opinion about something.  

I was in the library the other day and there was another patron there with a dog that was wearing a little vest that said therapy dog on it. I thought it was really cute and said hello to the dog and the woman snapped at me and told me not to talk to her dog.  

What’s with that? It’s not like they were trying to cross the street or something.  

I apologized  but she just left in a huff.  Did I really do anything wrong?

Mary Continue reading

Ryan completes basic training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Maggie K. Ryan graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate degree. Ryan was an honors graduate. She is the daughter of Patrick and Tracey Ryan of Fulton and a 2012 grad of G. Ray Bodley High School, Fulton.

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