Tuesday - August 3, 2004
Lion Brad Carson(#44) was absent
and Lion Gary Glisson(#9) won the Tail Twister’s pot on the second
Guests were Mr. Ed Cunningham a
guest of Lions Charles Hartwig and Leon Lee, also Chris Hall was a
guest of Lion Tommy White, Sean Cockrell a guest of his father in
law PID Scott Rennels, Blake Tennison was a guest of Lion Leon Lee
and Greg Chance with KASU. Attendance was 24 members and 7 guests.
High School Football was the
subject for our program this week with the head coaches from
Jonesboro High School, Nettleton High School and Westside High
School. Jim Devazier for Jonesboro, Donnie Tennison for Nettleton
and Brian Harris for Westside each gave an informative talk on each
of their teams and what to expect for the 2004 season. Sean Cockrell
and Blake Tennison are both assistant coaches for Westside.
District Governor Pat Snodgrass
announced there were 26 Lions in attendance at his cabinet meeting
this past Saturday. He also has set the dates for the fall District
7-0 Convention to be September 24 and 25 to be held at the St.
Bernards Auditorium. The visiting international officer will be
Lions International Director Jules Cote from Shelburne, Vermont. Put
this date on your calendar to have a good turnout for our district
convention with our club being one of the host clubs.
In the year 1919 there were some
far sighted men in Jonesboro that saw fit to organize a Lions Club.
The Jonesboro Lions Club is 85 years old and next Monday at their
regular noon meeting they are going to celebrate their 85th
anniversary. This will be at the Holiday Inn, Monday August 9th
at noon. Lets have a good delegation to our sponsoring club
Our program chairman Lion Leon
Lee has the following programs lined up:
August 10 Lions Bill
Levins and Jerry Garrett with Lamar Advertising and our
monthly business meeting.
August 17 Rachel
McKinney, Grand daughter of Lion Dale McKinney, talking
about Girls State.
August 24 Open
August 31 ASU Head Basketball
Coach Dickey Nutt
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