The Northside Elementary Thoroughbreds, a volunteer basketball team and cheerleading squad composed of community leaders, teachers and parents, took on the Harlem Wizards April 29 to raise money for Northside's PTO. The Wizards entertained with their signature "tricks, hoops and alley-oops."
Cyclist campaignsthrough Versailles
Joe Bowen, Kentucky's first Unbridled Spirit award winner, began his "Miles for Mongiardo" volunteer ride across the state April 12 in Fulton City. Bowen, a veteran and author of Real Winners Don't Quit, biked through more than 170 towns and cities to campaign for United States Senate candidate Dr. Daniel Mongiardo. Bowen is pictured above as he stopped at a McDonald's May 5 in Versailles.
Midway Woman's Club presents awards, installs new officers
The Midway Woman's Club installed officers for 2010-2011, presented awards, and named the scholarship winner at its annual banquet May 6. Officers for the upcoming year are Sarah Wilson, president; Janice Holland, second vice president; Lisa Montgomery and Jennifer Embry, co-recording secretaries; Kelly Brengelman, corresponding secretary; and Tonya Steele, parliamentarian, and Pam Thomas, treasurer.
Callie Reichenbach was awarded the club's scholarship, which is given to a graduating Midway female. She plans to attend Georgetown College this fall. Steele was recognized as Clubwoman of the Year. Steele has served three years as parliamentarian and has chaired the club's fall festival committee.
Priscilla Price received the Betty Ann Award, named in honor of longtime clubwoman Betty Ann Voigt. This award is given to members who have given exemplary service to the club over many years while never serving as club president.