Johnsons observe 50th anniversary

GALLIPOLIS — John and Betty Johnson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 25. The couple was married Sept. 25, 1965. The couple’s children offered a poem to celebrate the occasion: “If 50 years together, you’ve shared many things. That’s why this very special anniversary brings to you a wish that love, laughter, joy and contentment, too, will be yours to share throughout the years ahead of you.”