Monday, February 18, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 16



GUEST SPEAKER THIS WEEK WILL BE THE JACKSON COUNTY ASSISTANT
ATTORNEY TO TELL ABOUT THE MURDER TRIAL LAST WEEK IN MAQUOKETA.


Wednesday, February 13, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 15


PRESIDENT BRIAN WAS ABSENT AT TODAYS FEB 13 MEETING.   PAST PRESIDENT
SALLY DAVIES WAS ACTING PREZ.

WE  HAD DELICIOUS RIBS FOR DINNER.

ROTARIAN JACK WILLEY HAD THE PROGRAM AND HE PRESENTED A NEW COUNTY EMPLOYEE....KIMBERLY GRANDINETTI.    SINCE NOVEMBER SHE HAS BEEN
THE JACKSON COUNTY HEALTH ADMINISTRATOR.  
SHE HAS A SON AGE 20 AND TWO YOUNGER DAUGHTERS.





Monday, February 4, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 14



NO ROTARY MEETING THIS WEDNESDAY, FEB. 6TH.

INSTEAD, MEETING WILL BE AT THE KMAQ FARM AND HOME SHOW AT
NOON THURSDAY, FEB 7TH, WHEN AT NOON, THE 3 ANNUAL MAQUOKETA ROTARY
AG AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED.



CHECK BACK LATER THIS WEEK FOR NAMES OF WINNERS AND PHOTOS






Tuesday, January 29, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 13



NO ROTARY MEETING THIS WEDNESDAY, JAN 30TH, BECAUSE OF EXTREME
COLD WEATHER.


Monday, January 21, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 12

MONDAY A HOLIDAY ... MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY.

IT IS A COLD WEEK IN MAQUOKETA.

IT IS THE WEEK OF COACH BILL FLEMING'S FUNERAL...THIS SATURDAY.
33 YEARS AS COACH OF MAQUOKETA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ... 500 WINS.
SPOKE TO ROTARY MANY TIMES OVER THE YEARS.
BILL ABOVE WITH ROTARIAN NANCY MOORE.
HE DIED LAST WEEK FROM A LONGTIME LUNG PROBLEM, AT THE AGE OF 77.
HE WILL BE BURIED AT MT. HOPE CEMETERY.































MAYOR DON SCHWENKER SPOKE TO ROTARY TODAY.   BECAUSE OF WEATHER,
SPARSE ATTENDANCE.
THE MAYOR SAID THE NOW ESTIMATED $11 MILLION RE-BUILD OF HIGHWAY 64
THROUGH MAQUOKETA MAY NOT GET STARTED UNTIL 2001 AND WILL TAKE
TWO, MAYBE 3 YEARS TO COMPLETE.



Monday, January 14, 2019

ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 11


THIS IS WEEK OF JANUARY 13TH.

LONGTIME KMAQ EMPLOYEE (44 YEARS)  LEIGHTON HEPKER DIED LAST
FRIDAY AND HIS FUNERAL WILL BE THIS THURSDAY AT FIRST LUTHERAN
CHURCH IN MAQUOKETA.    MORE ABOUT HIM ON THE KMAQ WEB SITE.
HE WAS 65 AND WAS HIRED BY FELLOW ROTARIAN DENNIS VOY IN 1975 AS
NEWS AND SPORTS DIRECTOR AND WAS NAMED STATION MANAGER OF
KMAQ IN 1981.

THE ROTARY PROGRAM WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16TH, WAS ABOUT THE
NEW DOG PARK TO GO AT HORSESHOE POND PARK.







ROTARY WEEK VOL 6 NO 10


NO EVENTS TO PROMOTE  THIS WEEK.

GUEST SPEAKER WAS LORI SCHNOOR FROM 
THE USDA OFFICE IN MAQUOKETA.