FOOTBALL CHAMPS Buddy Stephens, East Mississippi Community College, is this year’s NJCAA Region 23 Football Coach of the Year. The 2009 Lions claimed their first-ever state football championship with a memorable 75-71 home victory over two-time defending state champions Mississippi Gulf Coast CC. ROTARY YOUTH EXCHANGE Rotary Youth Exchange student Francesca Scaravelli tells us of […]

EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION Our recognition of outstanding students and teachers continues with representatives from Armstrong Middle School, Henderson Intermediate School and Starkville High School. NEXT WEEK Buddy Stevens, East Mississippi Community College football coach, speaks next week. LAST WEEK Invocation and Pledge: Bob Daniels Attendance: Attendance dipped below 50 percent with 92 members (28 exempt) […]

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM The $24.5 million Mississippi Children’s Museum, under construction at LeFleur’s Bluff State Park, is scheduled to be completed next Fall.  Today’s guests, Charlotte Seals, Madison County Public Schools assistant superintendent, and Lindsay Buford of the Jackson Chamber of Commerce, will introduce us to the project. INTERACT Our newly sponsored Interact Club will be […]

EXCELLENECE IN EDUCATION This week we begin our year’s recognition of outstanding students and teachers from Starkville and Oktibbeha County. BATTLE OF THE BULGE When we left 2nd Lieutenant “Fireball” Hazard last week, he was heading into France from the Normandy beachhead. This week he completes his World War II story with the Battle of […]

BATTLE OF THE BULGE, 65 YEARS AGO World War II veteran Mark Hazard will share his recollection of the historic Battle of the Bulge. Dr. Hazard is a retired West Point veterinarian and author of World War II as I Remember. LAST WEEK Invocation and Pledge: Bill Parrish Attendance: There were 104 members (33 exempt) […]

GOVERNOR VISITS Chuck Jordan, District 6820 governor from Greenville, makes his official visit to the Club today. He met with the board at 11:00 a.m. BATTLE OF THE BULGE, 65 YEARS AGO Dr. Mark Hazard, author of World War II as I Remember, will focus on the Battle of the Bulge next week. LAST WEEK […]