Cal­houn Ro­tary Up­date

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Jorge and Lilly Mazarie­gos will cel­e­brate their 73rd wed­ding an­niver­sary on Tues­day, Oct. 31. The cou­ple were wed on Oc­to­ber 31, 1944.

On Thurs­day, Oct. 19, 2017, re­tired ed­u­ca­tor and for­mer school su­per­in­ten­dent Skip­per Ste­wart briefed the Cal­houn Ro­tary about the up­com­ing Spe­cial Pur­pose Lo­cal Op­tional Sales Tax vote. Ste­wart spoke on be­half of the Gor­don County Eco­nomic De­vel­op­ment Com­mit­tee. Ste­wart re­viewed the projects funded and com­pleted by the last SPLOST, which has led to in­fra­struc­ture and civic im­prove­ments in the area. He then listed the spe­cific projects that are planned if the next SPLOST vote if ap­proved by vot­ers.Also at­tend­ing the meet­ing were guests Gary Hol­comb and his wife, Michelle, who is a Ro­tar­ian of the Foun­tain Hills Club, Ari­zona. The cou­ple was guests of Bruce Thomas.

Pic­tured, left to right: Ro­tary Pres­i­dent John King; Gary Hol­comb; Michelle Hol­comb; Skip­per Ste­wart; Sam Thomas, pro­gram chair.

FIRST THURS­DAY BOOK CLUB will meet at 7 p.m. on Thurs­day, Nov. 2, at Shoney’s on Red Bud Road. We will dis­cuss E. An­nie Proulx Pulitzer Prize win­ning book The Ship­ping News. Ama­zon re­view states: In this touch­ing and at­mo­spheric novel set among the fish­er­men of New­found­land, Proulx tells the story of Quoyle. From all out­ward ap­pear­ances, Quoyle has gone through his first 36 years on earth as a big schlump of a loser. He’s

Gor­don County Hunger Walk will be held on Nov. 5, 2017 at 3 p.m. at the Cal­houn Re­cre­ation Depart­ment. The reg­is­tra­tion for the com­mu­nity walk to­gether to raise aware­ness of hunger in our area will be at the Pav­il­ion near the Yel­low and Black Play­ground of the Cal­houn Rec. Reg­is­tra­tion be­gins at 2:30 p.m. En­ter from McDaniel Sta­tion Rd. Any sized dona­tion is ac­cepted and


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