Mums the word!

Suzie McMullen, owner of The Homestead on the corner of Scioto and West Main Street, is selling mums with purple ribbons through Oct. 6 to benefit Haven House of Pickaway County. Haven House is a domestic violence and homeless shelter for women and their children. They offer crisis intervention, case management, legal advocacy, referrals, support groups, individual counseling and more to individuals in need free of charge. Haven House is also holding a fundraiser on Sept. 20; their annual fish fry from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at their location on Island Road.