PDN staff is thankful for . . .

I am thankful for my family, friends, and health. I am also thankful for the people that I have known in the past that have helped me become who I am today – DeannaI am thankful for an outstanding ball team and stupendous family and friends – JamieI am thankful for my family, friends, good health, and our well-being. I am especially thankful for my husband, children, and our little pet cats and dogs. I am grateful for my co-workers because they are like family, especially my BFF, Penny – SusanI am thankful for the universe – JakeI am thankful that I have never had to take my kids to the doctor because of illness. They have always been in good health. I am thankful for the opportunity I had to cook a Thanksgiving dinner for a whole houseful of beloved people – PaulaFirst, and foremost, I am thankful for my awesome God, my wonderful daughters, grand-babies and loving husband. On a lighter note: technology (I-phone and Facebook) – CherylI am thankful for my supportive family, true friends, and descent health – JoeI am thankful for family, friends, Star Wars, booze, video games, music, and robots – BrianI am thankful for all my blessings, known and unknown; for what matters most, health and well-being of family – CarolI am thankful for life – BrandonI am thankful for my family and my “bestie-work-spouse” because they are always there for me. My “bestie-work-spouse” is always the “bestie-bestie” in the whole world. She is not only my “bestie-work-spouse”, she is like a sister – MelissaI am thankful for my family – DavidI am thankful for family, friends, music, health, and the ability to work in a country that is free; where we can speak our minds. I am thankful for all the people out there doing good works, all over the world – KenI am especially thankful for my son, Jaxon, as well as family and friends. I am thankful that I live in the United States and that I live in a small town – PaulI am thankful for everything God has blessed me with: loving and supportive family and friends; the ability to be strong when I am at my weakest; for all of the people who have influenced my life (mostly my late grandmother, Julia Brannon). I am thankful for the time spent with her while she was with us. I am thankful for the opportunity to further my education. I am thankful for the men and women that have served, and are serving, our country so that we may live our lives in freedom and independence. Last, but not least, I am thankful for my daughter, son, and wonderful spouse, Bobby, for without whom I would have never known true happiness – TanyaI am thankful for my family and my new grandbaby – MelanieI am thankful to God for blessing me with an amazingly, beautiful daughter and wonderful family and friends, and for having a job in these hard times. I am thankful for technology (Facebook), to be able to keep up with friends and family that are not able to physically be near. I am blessed that I have many blessings that I sometimes don’t think about on a daily basis. I hope everyone had a blessed holiday – PennyI am thankful for my wonderful family, friends, and beloved co-workers – CarrieI am thankful for my family, our health and our success in living happily no matter what times bring. I am thankful for my wonderful children who make me proud and for the many friends that have been there with me through it all. I am most thankful for the newest additions to our family and the love, joy and happiness that each one of them have brought into our lives – Kim I am thankful for my family and friends – MichaelI am thankful to be alive and to have a job, considering I have spent twenty-five months unemployed, prior to my employment here at the Poteau Daily News. I am thankful for my friends and family and the relationships I have built and become a part of during my time here. I am thankful for my pets, Chaz and Inky. Finally, I am thankful for God and Jesus – DavidI am thankful for my husband and my children, a large group of family and friends that I can count on at any time (including my PDN family). I'm thankful that I am so blessed – ReginaI am thankful for my family, including my PDN family – MikeI am thankful for my job and the love of my family and friends – Tina