Merriman's founder celebrates 80 years
Friday, March 23, 2012 - 5:20 pm

The founder of J.C. Merriman’s building supply in Norwood, Joel C. Merriman, celebrates his 80th birthday Saturday, March 24. He’s described as a “pillar of our community” by the store’s staff, who put out cake and balloons to mark the occasion.