2009-2010

DEATH BY POWERPOINT       Today’s guest is Ben West, extension wildlife specialist whose humorous and educational presentation is called  Death by PowerPoint.  He will be introduced by Matt Cox. NEXT WEEK AT ROTARY       Our guest next Monday will be Bill McPherson, President of the B.B. King Museum Foundation and chairman of the Mississippi Blues Commission. LAST WEEK […]

SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH Art Cosby, director of Mississippi State University’s Social Science Research Center speaks today. NEXT WEEK Bill Nettles will present “April 25, 1945—The Day the Wheels Came Off the Nazi War Machine.” ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET Invocation and Pledge: Tommy Tomlinson Attendance: There were 57 members (14 exempt) present and 134 (34 exempt, 12 […]

WELCOME TO THE 2010 AWARDS BANQUET Master of Ceremonies Martha Wells, President Invocation and Pledge   Introduction of Guests Tommy Tomlinson, Vice President Rodeo and Golf Tournament Community Service Projects Martha Wells Community Service Award Roy Ruby Service Above Self Awards  Tommy Tomlinson John Mitchell Rookie of the Year  Joe Fratesi, 2009 Winner Rotarian of the Year  Ned Browning, 2009 Winner Adjourn Rotary […]

TODAY Glenn Lautzenhiser, local sports historian, is our guest speaker.  AWARDS BANQUET We will not meet at noon next week. The annual banquet is that evening. Social hour begins at 6:00 followed by dinner at 6:45. Be sure to sign the reservation form on your table.  MARCH 15 Art Cosby, Director of Mississippi State University’s […]

REHABILITATION Chris Blount, executive director of the Wilson Research Foundation at Jackson’s Methodist Rehabilitation Center, will detail the institution’s support of research on stroke, and brain and spinal injuries. “KEEPING IT SOUTHERN” Eleanor Griffin, Southern Living editor, will tell us about the region’s premier magazine and present a short video called “Soul of the South” next week. […]

CULTURAL AMBASSADOR Jarred Reneau, Mississippi State aerospace graduate student, is the latest Rotary Cultural Ambassadorial Scholar sponsored by our Club. Recently returned from Japan, he reports on his experience today. NEXT WEEK Chris Blount, executive director of the Wilson Research Foundation at Jackson’s Methodist Rehabilitation Center, will detail the institution’s support of research on stroke, […]