SEPTEMBER MEETING CANCELLED

THE SEPTEMBER MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER……
STAY HOME AND TAKE CARE OF YOUR PROPERTY, FAMILY AND FRIENDS….
JOHN COUEY
PRESIDENT

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – July 11, 2017

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours.
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Secretary Tiller and Trustee Bennett were absent and excused.
The Secretary report was waived from last meeting by motion.
The Treasurer report was given to the membership present.
The chaplain’s report was given, please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
Birthday draw was held with no winner.
50/50 drawing was held with $42.00 being paid. The monies were donated back to the lodge.
Door prizes given out. The FOPA bought the door prizes and special thanks to the members that donated additional door prizes.
The exterior of the building has been painted and looks awesome. Brother Calvin Young replaced our old fire exit equipment. The lodge has passed all of the inspections required by the State of Florida and Hillsborough County. Great job, Rebecca!
Special thanks to the cooks for a great steak dinner.
President Couey closed the meeting at 1935 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – June 13, 2017

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1905 hours.
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Vice President Tosdevine, 2nd Vice President Clamon, Secretary Tiller and Trustee Bennett were absent and excused.
The Secretary report was waived from last meeting by motion.
The Treasurer report was waived from the last meeting by motion.
The chaplain’s report was given, please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers.
Birthday draw was held with no winner.
50/50 drawing was held with $39.00 being paid. The monies were donated back to the lodge.
Door prizes given out. The FOPA bought the door prizes and special thanks to the members that donated additional door prizes.
The exterior of the building has been painted and looks awesome.
Special thanks to the cooks for a great steak dinner.
President Couey closed the meeting at 1930 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – May 9, 2017

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1905 hours.
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Secretary Tiller was absent and excused.
The Secretaries report was waived from last meeting by motion.
The Treasurers report was waived from the last meeting by motion.
The Chaplain’s report was given, please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers. The Police Memorial was held in Tallahassee. Our lodge was represented by Major Feeney, Major Bullara ,Major Montoute along with Connie Miller and other members of the Sheriff’s Office.
Birthday draw was held with no winners.
50/50 drawing was held with $35.00 being paid. The monies were donated back to the lodge.
A vote was taken by the Executive Board. The exterior of the lodge will be painted.
Door prizes were given out.
The steak dinner was awesome as usual. Great job by the cooks and staff.
I hope to see you at the June 13th meeting.

 

 

 

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – APRIL 11, 2017

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1905 hours.
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Vice President Tosdevine was absent and excused.
The Secretaries report was waived from last meeting by motion.
The Treasurers report was waived from the last meeting by motion.
The Chaplain’s report was given, please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers. Former Under Sheriff John Kirk passed. Please keep his family in your prayers.
Birthday draw was held with no winners.
50/50 drawing was held with $35.00 being paid. The monies were donated back to the lodge.
Special Thanks to Brother Richard Campbell for repairing the play area equipment.
Door prizes were given out.
The steak dinner was awesome as usual. Great job by the cooks and staff.
I hope to see you at the May 9th meeting.

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GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – March 14, 2017

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Outer Guard Gage, Secretary Tiller and Conductor Francesce were absent and excused.
The Secretaries report was waived from last meeting by motion.
The Treasurers report was waived from the last meeting by motion.
The Chaplain’s report was given, please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers. Brother’s Bruce Woodbury and Don Hunt seem to be doing better. Don Hunt made it to the lodge and we were happy to see him.
Birthday draw was held with no winners.
50/50 drawing was held with $50.00 being paid to Brother Smith.
New benefits offered by the National Lodge was presented to the membership.
Door prizes were given out.
The steak dinner was awesome as usual. Great job by the cooks and staff. J.R. Miller was missed by everybody.
I hope to see you at the April 11th meeting.
The meeting was closed at 1940 hours

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – February 14, 2017

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours
After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.
Roll call of Officers: Outer Guard Gage was absent and excused.
The Secretaries report was waived from last meeting by motion.
The Treasurers report was waived from the last meeting by motion.
The Chaplain’s report was given, please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers. Brother’s Bruce Woodbury and Don Hunt seem to be doing better.
Birthday draw was held with Brother Tosdevine winning $25.00
50/50 drawing was held with $43.00 being paid.
New benefits offered by the National Lodge was presented to the membership.
Door prizes were given out.
The steak dinner was awesome as usual. Great job by the cooks and staff.
I hope to see you at the March 14th meeting.
The meeting was closed at 1935 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – January 10, 2017

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours

After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.

Roll call of Officers: Trustee Bennett was absent and excused.

The Secretary report was waived from last meeting by motion.

The Treasurer report was waived from the last meeting by motion.

The chaplain’s report was given, please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers. Tony Miller was released and is resting at home.

Birthday draw was held with no winner.

50/50 drawing was held with $40.00 being paid.

New benefits offered by the National Lodge was presented to the membership.

Door prizes were given out.

We are back to steaks again for dinner. Great job by the cooks and staff.

I hope to see you at the February 14th meeting.

The meeting was closed at 1935 hours.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING – December 13, 2016

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1910 hours

After prayer and pledge of allegiance from Chaplain Smith, the lodge was open for transaction of regular business.

Roll call of Officers: Outer Guard Gage, Secretary Tiller, and Trustee Bennett were absent and excused.

The Secretary report was waived from last meeting by motion.

The Treasurer report was waived from the last meeting by motion.

The chaplain’s report was given, please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your thoughts and prayers. It was brought to my attention that William Perry passed. Tony Miller was still in the hospital.

Birthday draw was held with no winner.

50/50 drawing was held with $35.00 being paid.

Past President Preston conducted the swearing in of the 2017/2018 Executive Board.

Door prizes were given out. The Christmas draw was held. Brother Young won the television, Brother Seibel took home a fit-bit and Brother Leonard won the fire place entertainment console.

Excellent meal was served by Chef Bill and his staff.

The meeting was closed at 1940 hours.