Marshall Optimist Club holds weekly meeting Saturday, July 27

Monday, August 12, 2013

The Optimist Club of Marshall held its weekly meeting at 7 a.m. Saturday, July 27, at Bloomfield's Family Restaurant in Marshall.

The meeting was called to order by Club Vice President Damien Thompson. The invocation was given by Ken Clause, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.

Guests for the meeting were Rachel Knight, Don Brown and Stephanie Mullins.

The district convention will be held in Springfield.

Brown and Mullins spoke briefly on Exchange Bank of Marshall.

The morning program was given by Knight, new editor of the Marshall Democrat News. She gave a brief report on the history of the paper.

The morning drawing was won by John Boyd.

With no other business the meeting was adjourned with the Optimist Creed.