District No. 6920 | Club No. 4189

Rotary Bulletin

October 26, 2015

Meeting Minutes

President Billy Franke opened the meeting and called on Robert Osborne who led the pledge and invocation. Brett Montroy introduced the guests and visiting Rotarians. Barclay Bishop gave the Sunshine Report and shared some facts about Halloween and jack-o-lanterns and congratulated several Rotarians celebrating their club anniversaries.

President Billy gave thanks to last week’s Club Cart Challenger, Butch Whiddon, and the Outside Challenger, Baird & Company, who helped us raise $ 347 for the fund.

The Club CART Challenger for the meeting is Charlie Schafer and there is no outside challenger.

President Billy made the following announcements/presentations:
10-27 is the tour of Plant Vogtle for those that signed up to participate. Please remember to contact Zsolt if you are planning on doing anything fun or different. We have 4 service projects coming up. The first one will be on November 7th. More to come about this exciting project at next week’s meeting. Our President Elect is coming in November. Please remember to register!

Billy introduc new memeber Clay Jolly. Welcome to Augusta Rotary, Clay Jolly. 

Phil Wahl introduced our speaker, Mike Crapps. Mr. Crapps began by giving a good history of the Federal Reserve starting with the closing of the 2nd federal bank in 1836. He explored the mission of the Federal Reserve and explained the dual mandate. Mike then spent some time explaining how the Federal Reserve Market Committee works and some of the items they discuss on their agenda.

The meeting was adjourned following the recital of the Four-Way Test.

Upcoming Meeting Topics

No topic was announced


CART buckets
Inside Challenger: Charles Stewart
Outside Challenger: Rick Bowen, Gerald Jones Audi



Mike Crapps
Ted Nissen
Alan Hancock
Phil Brigham
Paul Simon
Andrew Williams

Guest Of
Club Speaker - First Community Bank
Phil Wahl
Phil Wahl
Phil Wahl
David Hogg
Leland Malchow

Welcome New Member

Clay Jolly

Visiting Rotarians



Meeting Makeup

Steve Farmer 10-26-15
Ed Presnell 10-26-15
Scott Williams 10-26-15
Margaret Woodard 10-26-15
John Whitwell 10-26-15
Pete Michenfelder 10-26-15
Mike Cash 10-26-15
Becky Shealy 10-26-15
Max Stachura 10-26-15
Fran Forehand 10-26-15
Chris Miller Betts 10-26-15

The following will receive a make up for the Plant Vogtle Tour 10-27-15:

Susan Barcus
Mike Cash
John David
Thomas Denlinger
Rob Dennis
Betty Dyches
Steve Farmer
Fran Forehand
Billy Franke
Steve Hobbs
Susan Jernigan
Leland Malchow
Peter Michenfelder
Erick Montgomery
Neita Mulherin
Ned Murray
Jennifer Pennington
Jerry ROgers
Becky Shealy
Max Stachura
Stan Stanton
Ray Walters
Ridge Whitehurst
Joshn Whitwell
Dustin Young


Shell Berry
Chistine Miller Betts
Steve Bogolea
Trex Bolick
Marilyn Bowcutt
Peter Buckley
Greg Capers
Mike Cash
Tom Coghill
Paul Dainer
Guy Daniels
Judy Downie
Randy Hatcher
Ben McElreath

Chris McKinney
Rick McMurtrey
Ian Mercier
Marc Miller
George Williams
Scott Williams
Russ Morgan
Jita Morison
Neita Mulherin
Jeb Murray
Ned Murray
Steve O?Neil
James Osborne
Jonathan Powell

Ed Presnell
T.R. Reddy
Susan Rice
Richard Rogers
Harold Scott
Becky Shealy
Max Stachura
Kevin Steffes
Shanda Vaughn
Butch Whiddon
John Whitwell
Margaret Woodard
Jerry Woods