West Point Lions induct new member

Zone 9 Chairperson Wayne Christen inducted Mary Ann Bacon as the newest member of the West Point Lions Club at the Aug. 19 meeting. Her sponsor was Ellie Bacon. Christen is the official liaison between the clubs and the district governor. He passed along goals and messages from Lions International and District Governor Tom Zickefoose. He also presented the club with a Plus One patch award for the 2012-13 year. President Pat Tressler welcomed 28 members and guests, Joan Dodds and Wayne and Janet Christen from the Calcutta Lions. Janis Mundy, fair chairperson, reported it was the club’s most successful year at the county fair. She thanked all members and volunteers who helped at the Lions Den. Dolly Campbell announced that binders and Kleenex were donated to the West Point Elementary School. Members plan to help the Lisbon Lions Club make apple dumplings for the Johnny Appleseed Festival on Sept. 20-22. Nancy Weber won the 50/50. Pictured are, from left, Ellie Bacon, Mary Ann Bacon and Wayne Christen. (Submitted photo)