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The Buzz 6/15/15

June 15, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

This Week: The program this week was Tonya Allen, director and Stacey McCollum, Business Manager  of the Mineral Springs Center. The center provides needed and wanted services to people with disabilities. To assist them to have roles in their life that give them the dignity and respect they need from other people in their community. They do this by the use of multiple programs specializing in the needs of these adults. […]

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The Buzz – May 4, 2015

May 04, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

Bill Howard drew 50/50, but didn’t win. During Happy/Sad dollar, Tommy sang Happy Birthday to Dan via Kevin’s iPad. We donated $250 each to West Fannin and Blue Ridge PTO for their Accelerated Reader prizes. $313 for last week’s bingo – 5th Thursday for the low amount Gun show @/the Fair grounds – dates – […]

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The Buzz – 4/27/15

April 28, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

Guests:  Jim Galvin’s wife, Donna; Ed Doman (?), a prospective member who is new to area and a Kiwanian from Ft. Lauderdale, FL 50/50:  Tommy Vannoy got to draw for the $337 but failed to find the Joker Speaker:  There was a mix-up with the speaker, so we had a business meeting Announcements and Reports: […]

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The Buzz – 4/21/2015

April 21, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

This year’s Kiwanis Fair brought in close to $9000 – although the rain dropped attendance through the week, Saturday was a big day. The Club’s general consensus was that it was a successful fundraiser.  No bingo report due to the fair. Vernon’s ticket was called but didn’t win the $309 – the pot keeps growing! […]

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The Buzz – 4-13-15

April 15, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   1 Comment

This week’s program speaker was Daniel Victorio, Field Director for the Northeast Georgia Boy Scout Council. Daniel serves 14 of the 26 counties in the Northeast Georgia Council, including Fannin County.   Daniel reports that Scouting is alive and well in our area, with our Council winning distingished growth award 30 years in a row, […]

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The Buzz 3/30/15

March 30, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

This Week:  Forrest Hamm spoke with us about the importance of membership recruitment. He discussed why he thought members did not want to recruit and why perspective members did not want to join. He then made a proposal for the solution 1) the membership committee should have a more prominence in the club, 2) any […]

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The Buzz 3-23-15

March 24, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

This Week:  Today’s program was Bonnie Roper. She told about the upcoming American Cancer Society’s “Relay for Life” being held at the Fairgrounds this year on May 15th at 6:00PM. Next Week:  Forrest Hamm Bingo:  Last week’s total was $765. The McConnell team is on deck Thursday 50/50:  The pot was $239. Ted McConnell won the […]

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The Buzz 3-16-15

March 17, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

This Week:  Today’s was Tina Lee for the Fannin Christian Learning Center. She tanked the Kiwanis club for the donation of $500 and all the help we have given them. She indicated the mission of the Fannin Christian Learning Center (FCLA) is to teach Bible history and Christian life principles to the youth of Fannin […]

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The Buzz 3-9-15

March 09, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

This Week:  Today was a two program day. The program was School Superintendent Mark Henson. He discussed the need to vote for the upcoming SPLOST vote. This is a extension to the exiting SPLOST. The many wonderful items that have been funded with this tax is detailed in the following  http;//www.blueridgemountains.com/SPLOST_Facts.pdf . Mark wanted us […]

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BINGO Cancelled Tonight 3/5/15

March 05, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

Due to threat of bad weather the BINGO scheduled for tonight 3/5/15 has been cancelled. Everyone stay safe and have a blessed day!!! – Tom Patterson 706-374-6156

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