Tuesday - August
Frankenberger (#4) won the Tail Twister’s pot on the
Mr. Don Throesch
was a guest and we had 23 members in attendance.
Lion Tommy White being awarded the Key Member award
for sponsoring 2 new members into our club.
The evening meeting
for our club has had to be rescheduled for the
second Tuesday of October. Membership Chairman Lion
Brad Baker is trying to negotiate the price of the
evening meal with Western Sizzlin.
We have two flag
days in September - September 3 for Labor Day and
September 11 for Patriots Day. If you have not
signed up for a flag route, see Lion Pat Snodgrass.
We still have some delinquent flag customers that
need to be contacted for collection.
Our program this
week was given by Chad Duckworth, Marketing Manager
and Sales Support for RiceTec and assisted by Chris
Tilley, Account Manager. They gave a detailed
presentation of the operation of RiceTec which is
the 2nd largest rice seed production
company in the world. RiceTec is dedicated to the
best yield of rice for the farmer. RiceTec has
operations in Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas, and also
in South America in Brazil, Argentina, and Uraguay.
Next week our
program will be brought by the coaching staff of the
ASU football team.
The program for
September 11 is not finalized as yet. September 18
is our business meeting and Yvonne Clark will be our
speaker on September 25.
The Board of
Directors meeting will be September 13. Our
President Lion Ron will be out of the country from
September 10 to September 24. He will be on a
mission trip to Malawi, Africa. Our Vice Presidents
will fill in while our President is gone.
Remember the Mid
South Lions Golf Tournament Monday, September 24 at
North Creek Club in Southaven, MS.