June 11, 2018
President Ed rang the bell and called the meeting to order. The pledge and invocation was given by Erick Montgomery. Eddie Bussey welcomed our guests and visiting Rotarians. Thanks to Patrick Cullinan and the outside challengers, Barclay Bishop and Ed Presnell, the club raised $303.80 for CART at our last meeting. Gould Hagler gave our Sunshine Report. The club sang Happy Birthday to Lowell Greenbaum in honor of his 90th birthday.
- Eddie Booth made a special presentation: Resolution in memory of Past President Hammy Kuhlke.
- President Ed presented a PHF +3 pin to Hammy’s family.
- Susan Everitt invited members to attend the Heroes Breakfast on June 19th at First Baptist Church.
Rick Franza introduced our guest speaker Reid Smith, community affairs coordinator for Georgians for Lawsuit Reform, to discuss an amendment on the November ballot to establish a statewide Georgia Business Court. The statewide business court would handle certain forms of business litigation. The court would allow business to business legal action to be litigated in front of judges with business experience. Reid mentioned a pilot program in Fulton and Gwinnett County. He also said the North Carolina Business Court was effective and had lower costs,
Following the presentation, President Ed led us in reciting the four-way test and then adjourned the meeting.
The next meeting will be on June 18th. The program will be the “2017-2018 year in review” and a special presentation will be made to Karen Brucker and her family.
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Inside Challenger: Leland Malchow
Outside Challenger: Nimmons, Malchow and Johnson
Mrs. Angie Kuhlke
Mr. and Mrs. Bert Harbin
Mr. and Mrs. Jennifer Reynolds
Ricky Perry, Jr.
Richmond Academy Interact Club
Augusta Tech Rotaract Club
Rotary Club of Aiken
Greene & Putnam County Rotary
Herb Upton 6-11-18 Red Badge Orientation
Darryl Leech 6-11-18 On-Line Make up
Scott Williams 6-11-18 Rotary Board of Directors Meeting
The following will receive a makeup for attending the Rotary Board of Directors Meeting held on Tuesday, June 12 at Cranston Engineering.