Salem Ruritan Club Installs Officers for 2016

L-R Bob Houck, Robert Thornbill, Pat Kennedy, Max Weber, Barry Beale (photo provided by Salem Ruritan Club)

L-R Bob Houck, Robert Thornbill, Pat Kennedy, Max Weber, Barry Beale (photo provided by Salem Ruritan Club)

The Salem Ruritan Club installed their Club Officers for 2016 on December 22, 2015, during their regular meeting at the New Salem Baptist Church in Culpeper, VA. Rapidan District Treasurer, Robert Houck, installed the new officers. The club officers will serve as the leaders of the Salem Ruritan Club from January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016.

The officers installed were: Pat Kennedy, President, Robert Thornbill, Vice President, Max Weber, Secretary, and Barry Beale, Treasurer, and Doug Lingenfelter, Director.


Lignum Ruritan Club Installs Officers for 2016

L-R Rozelle Amick, Tommy Gaulden, Deborah Gaulden, Jaycen Creasy, Sandra Ruthorford, Irene Luck (photo credit Linda Bradshaw)

L-R Rozelle Amick, Tommy Gaulden, Deborah Gaulden, Jaycen Creasy, Sandra Ruthorford, Irene Luck (photo credit Linda Bradshaw)

The Lignum Ruritan Club installed their Club Officers for 2016 on December 10, 2015, during their Annual Christmas Dinner held at their clubhouse in Lignum, VA. The 2015 Rapidan District Lt. Governor, Irene Luck, installed the new officers. The club officers will serve as the leaders of the Lignum Ruritan Club from January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016.

The officers installed were Debroah Gaulden, President, Rozelle Amick, Vice President, Jaycen Creasy, Secretary, Tommy Gaulden, Treasurer, and Sandra Rutherford, First Year Director.

L-R Deborah Gaulden, Pam Harris (photo credit Linda Bradshaw)

L-R Deborah Gaulden, Pam Harris (photo credit Linda Bradshaw)

After the installation, Deborah Gaulden presented Pam Harris, the 2015 Lignum Ruritan Club President, with a Past President’s lapel pin.

Rev. Stan Mulford (photo credit Linda Bradshaw)

Rev. Stan Mulford (photo credit Linda Bradshaw)

The guest speaker at the meeting was Rev. Stan Mulford, pastor of the Hopewell and Richardsville United Methodist Churches. Rev. Mulford provided the club with an entertaining and informative presentation about the origins of Christmas celebrations.


Culpeper Ruritan Club Installs Officers for 2016

Back row: L-R Robert Houck, DonShuman, Dave Lockridge, Oliver Lohr, Aaron Martinak, Tim Rinker, Front row not identified (Photo credit Skip Price)

Back row: L-R Robert Houck, DonShuman, Dave Lockridge, Oliver Lohr, Aaron Martinak, Tim Rinker, Front row not identified. (Photo credit Skip Price)

The Culpeper Ruritan Club installed their Club Officers for 2016 on December 7, 2015, during their Annual Christmas Dinner and Spouses Night Party held at the Culpeper Baptist Retirement Home in Culpeper, VA. Rapidan District Treasurer, Robert Houck installed the new officers. The club officers will serve as the leaders of the Culpeper Ruritan Club from January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016.

The officers installed were: Don Shuman, President, Dave Lockridge, Vice President, Oliver Lohr, Treasurer, Aaron Martinak, Secretary, and Tim Rinker, First Year Director. Also in attendance during the dinner was the Zone 1 Governor of the Rapidan District, Al MacDonald.

Douglas Schmitt (photo by Skip Price)

Douglas Schmitt (photo by Skip Price)

Musical entertainment was provided during the dinner by Douglas Schmitt.