October 7, 2016
Donna Franz, Kyla Crawford, Colby Patterson, Jalen Andrews, Pam Smith, Devon Cray, Jordan Gower
Jordan Gower presented a brief program on his participation in Boys State this year.
NEW MEMBERS: 2/26/16 President Steve Russell inducted new members Monica Bowers, Nancy Evans, and Jared Underwood. 6/23/16 PDG Joe Beltz inducted Seth Wood and Kim Wood. 7/22/16 President Mike Harber inducted Konnie Haney. 8/19/16 President Mike Harber inducted Sherry McMasters.
BOARD MEETING: There will be a Board meeting on October 11 at noon at Fred's Fish House.
DISTRICT SIMPLIFIED GRANT: Steve announced that the 2016-2017 District Simplified Grant has been written for improvements at the Mammoth Spring School Library. Steve announced that the check for the District Simplified Grant had been received. Our club will match the check and Chromebooks will be purchased for the MS Library.
ROTARY COMMUNITY GARDEN:
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT FEDERAL FISH HATCHERY: Trena Spears reported that volunteers are needed to help in the Gift Shop.
UPCOMING PROGRAMS: October 14 Joe Beltz
GREETER: Jason Andrews
2016-2017 OFFICERS AND *BOARD
President: Mike Harber*
President Elect: Ken McKenzie*
Vice President: Tonya Wood*
Secretary: Jennifer Crowe*
Treasurer: Bill Franz
Past President: Steve Russell*
Sergeant of Arms: Doyle Fink
Board Members: Monica Bowers* and Nathan Criss*
October 5 Ed Stahlman
October 11 James Spurlock
October 17 Fred O'Neill/Mike Kersey
October 22 Doyle Fink
October 23 Bill Franz
October 24 Jason Miller
October 27 Trena Spears
October 29 Larry Forschler
October 29 Monica Bowers
October 5 Bob Cicigoi
October 20 Trena Spears
Student of the Month
KYLA CRAWFORD (September)****
Kyla is a senior and is the daughter of Heath and Jennifer Crawford. Her activities include Basketball, FBLA, FCCLA, FFA, and Beta.
JALEN ANDREWS (October)*
Jalen is a junior and is the son of Jason and Jan Andrews. His activities include Basketball, Baseball, Beta, FBLA, FCA-Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and Youth Alive.
RICO MOLINAR (September) ****
Rico is a senior and is the son of Jessica Smith and Stephen Smith. His activities include Track. Rico has completed Basic Training at Fort Benning, Georgia and will be going full time in the Army National Guard after graduation.
DEVON CRAY (October)*
Devon is a sophomore and is the son of April Cray. His activities include Track, Band, FBLA, National Honor Society, Beta, Quiz Bowl, Student Council Treasurer, and FCCLA.
OCTAVIA LOWERY (September)**
Octavia is a senior and is the daughter of Bruce and Joanie Lowery. Her activities include Basketball, FBLA Secretary, Beta Secretary, Library Club, Student Council, and Senior Class Secretary.
COLBY PATTERSON (October)***
Colby is a junior and is the son of Sherman and Kelly Garrison. His activities include Basketball, Baseball, Cross Country, Beta, FCCLA Recreational Leader, and FBLA Recreational Leader.
Spotlight on New Members
MONICA BOWERS-Monica is the Branch Manager at FNBC Mammoth Spring and has worked there nine years. She is married to Daniel and has three children, Madison, Austin, and Abby.
NANCY EVANS-Nancy is a Loan Officer at the Mammoth Spring Branch of FNBC and has worked for FNBC for sixteen years. She previously worked for Century Link Telephone Company. She is married to Kurt and has two children, Monica and Myranda. She has one grandson, Aaron.
JARED UNDERWOOD-Jared is an Independent Insurance Agent at Ozark Hills Insurance in Thayer. He graduated from Thayer High School and has a B. S. in Criminal Justice Administration from Missouri Southern University in Joplin. He worked in the Juvenile Office for five years and in Child Support Enforcement for two years. He is married to Bethany and has two sons, Maddux and Holden.
SETH WOOD-Seth is the Manager of Riverbend Restaurant. He studied Business Administration at Mississippi State University and has many family ties in Mammoth Spring.
KIM WOOD-Kim manages a Graphic Design Firm which has expanded into t-shirt production, Red Calf Apparel. She is originally from New Hampshire. She has a B. S. in Business Administration from Plymouth State University and an Associate of Science in Respiratory Care from MSU in West Plains. Previously she worked as a Marketing Director in Financial Services before moving to Mammoth Spring. She is married to Tom and has one daughter, Emily.
KONNIE HANEY-Konnie is Vice President of Commercial Lending and Banking Center Manager at Community First Bank in Thayer. She is also an Annuities Specialist. She is a graduate of Mammoth Spring High School and has completed numerous banking courses and training at MSU-WP. She has been in banking twenty-six years. She is married to Kenny and has one daughter, Kaitlyn.
SHERRY MCMASTERS-Sherry is Superintendent at Couch School. She graduated from Bay High School. She has a B. S. in Physical Education from Arkansas State University, a M. S. in Educational Leadership from Arkansas State University, a Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership from ASU, and will complete a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Lindenwood University in St. Louis in May. She was a teacher and coach for two years at Valley View School District; a teacher, coach, and administrator at South Pemiscott School in Steele, MO for fourteen years. This is her fifth year at Couch as High School Principal and now Superintendent. She is married to Boyd and has two sons, Joshua and Daniel. She has one grandson, Marshall.
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