January 18, 2017
Katelyn Rogers, Adrianna Rogers, April Walsh, Pam Smith, Evalina Harper, Mike Crase
Mike Crase from KKountry presented a program on St. Jude's Hospital and the February 8 Radiothon.
ST. JUDE'S RADIOTHON: The 2017 Radiothon will be held on Wednesday, February 8. Their goal is $205,000.
ROTARY AUCTION: The Rotary Auction will be held April 24-28.
CONCESSION STAND: President Mike Harber presented a check to Superintendent Tonya Woods for $6,913.00.
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 was a Board meeting on January 10 at noon at Fred's Fish House. The Board approved the budget and approved a proposal for a new member, Kari Bowers.
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: January 25 Scott Carter
GREETER: Sue Forschler
2016-2017 OFFICERS AND *BOARD
President: Mike Harber*
President Elect: Ken McKenzie*
Vice President: Tonya Woods*
Secretary: Jennifer Crowe*
Treasurer: Bill Franz
Past President: Steve Russell*
Sergeant of Arms: Doyle Fink
Board Members: Monica Bowers* and Konnie Haney*
2017-2018 OFFICERS AND *BOARD
President: Ken McKenzie*
President Elect: Tonya Woods*
Vice President: Monica Bowers*
Secretary: Glynda Pryor*
Treasurer: Bill Franz
Past President: Mike Harber*
Sergeant of Arms:
Board Members: Kim Wood* and Doyle Fink*
January 5 Catharine McPherson
January 20 Karen Perkins
January 21 Glynda Pryor
January 25 Heather Roberts
January 31 Harry Kelly
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.
EMMA ROUSE (November)***
Emma is a sophomore and is the daughter of Adam and Leah Rouse. Her activities include Football and Basketball Cheerleading, Beta President, Student Council Secretary, Band-First Chair Flute, FCCLA, and Youth Alive.
MCKALE ARY (December)****
McKale is a senior and is the daughter of Tammy and Stacy Ary. Her activities include Cheerleader, Beta, and FBLA.
CHRISTIAN HIRSCH (January)**
Christian is a junior and is the son of Larry and Betty Hirsch. His activities include FFA President, Beta Vice President, FBLA, FCCLA, SADD, 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.
FORREST WALSH (November)****
Forrest is a junior and is the son of Denny and Cheryl Walsh. His activities include Shooting Sports, FFA, and FCCLA.
KATELYN ROGERS (December)****
Katelyn is a senior and is the daughter of William and Melissa Rogers. Her activities include Softball, FBLA Treasurer, FCCLA, FFA, Beta, and National Honor Society.
ADRIANNA ROGERS (January)**
Adrianna is a sophomore and is the daughter of Byron and Connie Rogers. Her activities include Softball, Choir, FFA, FBLA, Beta, National Honor Society, Student Council Secretary, and Sophomore Class Treasurer.
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.
JESSI O'NEILL (November)****
Jessi is a sophomore and is the daughter of Fred and Kim O'Neill. Her activities include FCCLA State Officer, Sophomore Class President, Basketball, Cross Country, FBLA Devotional Leader, Beta, and Youth for Christ.
EVALINA HARPER (January)*
Evalina is a junior and is the daughter of Nancy Harper. Her activities include Beta, FBLA, FFA, Library Club, Art Club, Prom Committee, and she plays the bagpipes.
Spotlight on New Members
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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