Keyser, WV Lions Club Newsletter July/August 2012


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The July/August 2012 Newsletter for the Keyser ,WV Lions Club. Special thanks to Ginny Conrad for her DTP wizardry and to Katya Conrad for the lion on the hill drawing.

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Keyser, WV Lions Club Newsletter July/August 2012

  1. 1. By-Lions July/August 2012 2012 - 2013 President Secretary Greg Lynch Terry LillerIt has been a busy summer so far for the Keyser Lions Club, and there is more to come!Our fearless leader, Lion Greg Lynch, launched the Keyser Lions Facebook page. You can find ithere:!/keyser.lionsOn July 5th, Craig A. Fraley, Sheriff of Mineral County talked about drug problems in MineralCounty – including the difficulty of keeping the laws up-to-date in the rapidly shifting syntheticdrugs market. Thanks to Lion Sandy Parker for setting this up.On July 19th, Alexandra Garcia from Puerto Rico was our speaker. Alexandra is currently par-ticipating in an internship with Dominion at the Mt. Storm Power Station. Thanks to Lion GregLynch for arranging this presentation.The Mineral County Fair runs from July 30 – August 4. Unfortunately the Mobile Eye ScreeningUnit is not available this year for use by the Keyser, Short Gap, or Fort Ashby Lions Clubs. This isa big disappointment for all three clubs. Hopefully the MESU will be back for the fair next year.Our first meeting for August will be on the 2nd with the District Governor, Barb Fishel, asspeaker. The meeting will take place at 6:30 pm at University Place at Potomac State College.Our second meeting on the 16th of August will be held in Burlington,WV at the Flying" W"Restaurant at 6:00pm. Our speaker will be Allan Biser of Team Biser Whitetails.Here are some other upcoming events:The Zone meeting in September will take place in Short Gap. The date is yet to be determined.The Cabinet meeting will take place in Charlestown on 4 August 2012.The Annual Fall Conference will be in Blackwater Falls on 19-20 October 2012. If you plan onattending and staying the night you need to make your reservations by 15 August 2012.I apologize for not getting a July newsletter out in a timely manner. I still have a lot to learn.Thank you to Lion Reeves Taylor for his years of dedicated service as the editor of our newsletter. “Liberty Intelligence, Our Nation’s Safety”
  2. 2. 2012 2013President – Greg Lynch Secretary – Terry Liller1st Vice President – Mark Conrad Treasurer – Pat BaneTail Twister – Scott Gahr Lion Tamer – Duwaine Nichols Directors – Scott Gahr, Bunny Markwood, Mike Bane & Jeff Logsdon Membership Director – Howard Boggs Ex-Officio Member – John Cole – Immediate Past President COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTSMembership: Dallas Adams – 3rd year, Bunny Markwood – 2nd year, ?? - 1st yearAttendance & Greeters: Ken Hollen – Chairman, Don Hott, Dallas AdamsSight: Mark Conrad – Chairman, Dallas Adams – Vice Chairman, Pat Bane, Bunny Markwood, Terry Liller, Terry Mangold, Brian Staggs, Ken HollenFinance & Budget: Pat Bane – Chairman, Hayward Wilson – Vice Chairman, Charles LogsdonActivities & Special Events: Overall Chairman – Duwain Nicholas Christmas Dinner – Pat Bane, Tom Vieli, Scott Gahr Picnic – Mike Bane, John Cole Mints – Larry Bolyard Broom and Candle Sales – Howard Boggs, Bunny Markwood Goldsworthy Scholars – Jim Goldsworthy, Tom Hartman, Bob Melody Chicken BBQ – John Cole, Scott Gahr, Bob Melody, Joe BaneDinner Menu: John Cole – Chairman, Pat Bane, Hayward Wilson, Joe BaneService Projects: Hayward Wilson – Chair, Pat Bane, Dallas Adams, John Cole, Jared Adams, Eric IserBereavement: Howard Boggs – Chairman, Dallas AdamsSocial, Citizenship & Public Services: Bob Melody – Chairman, Larry Bolyard, Jim McCune, Ken HollenPublic Relations:Reeves Taylor – Chairman, Mark Conrad – Editor, John Cole – Newspaper/Publicity Chairman, Howard Boggs – Photographer MEETINGS BY-LIONS 1st & 3rd THURSDAYS OFFICIAL PUBLICATION @ 6:30 P.M. KEYSER LIONS CLUB POTOMAC STATE COLLEGE Mark Conrad, EditorUNIVERSITY PLACE DORMITORY 26726-9028 KEYSER, WV Keyser Lions Club Established in 1936 “Liberty Intelligence, Our Nation’s Safety”