Each week, we take a look back at things that made us smile, laugh and congratulate as well as things that made us shake our heads and ask, “What?”

Cheers to ...

the winners of the Lake Lifestyles 2018 Best of the Lake. Be sure and check out our upcoming May/June issue for the complete list of winners. Join us on May 3 for the Best of the Lake celebration at RedHead Lakeside Grill from 5- 8 p.m. 

Cheers to ...

Elizabeth "Betty" Weisner who is celebrating 105 years this week at Lakeside Meadows. Betty continues to enjoy opera and visiting with friends. What an inspiration. 

Cheers to ...

Lake area Boy Scouts who spent last Saturday helping Park Rangers at Ha Ha Tonka State Park pick up trash and maintain hiking trails. Abut 45 scouts turned out for the community service project. 

Jeers to ...

a recent rash of tragic traffic accidents in the Lake area. Slow down, pay attention and put the phone down. 

Jeers to ...

anyone who hasn't taken the time to stop and check out the signs that spring is here. Birds are singing, flowers are starting to burst open, trees are filling out and the grass is getting greener.