OPEN HOUSE: First Merit Bank employee Deana Lauman (left) greets friends Peg Booher, Kelly Hesselink and 9-month-old Brooklyn Hesselink during a June 30 open house at the bank. Family, friends and members of the Evart community wished Lauman well during an open house as she ends her 43 years at the bank to head into retirement. (Herald Review photo/Karin Armbruster)