January 2023

President Couey called the meeting to order at 1900 hours.
After prayer and pledge of allegiance by Brother Paige, the lodge was open for transaction of business.
Roll call of Officer’s : 2VP Clamon and Trustee II Bennett were absent and excused.
The Secretary report was waived due to no meeting being held in 2022.
The Treasurer report was read and accepted by motion.
The Chaplain’s report was given. We recently lost Brother Gabrena, Connors, Sutton, Richert Sr, Hill, McDermott and Redwine. We also lost Sister Young. Please keep everyone and their families in your thoughts and prayers.
The birthday draw was held with no winner.
50/50 was held with $52.00 to the winner.
Brother’s Willamson, Gage and Bryan did a great job on the steaks.
President Couey closed the meeting at 1925 hours.
Hope to see you at the February 14th meeting.

Fraternally,

John Couey

December 2022

I hope your travels were enjoyable. Happy Holidays

I hope this finds everyone doing well. The lodge held a “social gathering” on December 13th. We will resume to regular meeting status in January 2023.
The lodge served our Holiday meal, prime rib, ham and all the good stuff.
50/50 was held with $43.00 to the winner.
The point of contact within the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is Buddy Rudolph and can be reached at CRUDOLPH@teamhcso.com
I can always be contacted at JGCoueyFOP108@aol.com.
Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your prayers.
Tampa Lodge #27 and Lodge #108 held the annual Christmas dinner for the inner city children. Many thanks to Tampa #27, Rough Riders and Onit.
Our next meeting will be January 10th. Dinner will be served at 1800, but the lodge is open at 1530. We will be serving steak and all of the good stuff.
Hope to see you then.

Remember, once you retire from H.C.S.O with 25 years, you go to the discounted rate.

Hope to see you at the January meeting.

November 2022

I hope this finds everyone doing well. The lodge held a “social gathering” on November 8th. We will resume to regular meeting status in January 2023.
The lodge served our Holiday meal, turkey, ham and all the good stuff.
50/50 was held with $37.00 to the winner.
The point of contact within the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is Buddy Rudolph and can be reached at CRUDOLPH@teamhcso.com

I can always be contacted at JGCoueyFOP108@aol.com.
Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your prayers.
Our next meeting will be December 13th. Dinner will be served at 1800, but the lodge is open at 1530. We will be serving ham, turkey and all fixings.
Hope to see you then.
Remember, once you retire from H.C.S.O with 25 years, you go to the discounted rate.
Hope to see you at the December  meeting.

October 2022

I hope this finds everyone doing well. The lodge held a “social gathering” on October 11th. We will resume to regular meeting status in January 2023.
The lodge served our steak, burgers and chicken. Great meal as usual. Brother Hugh Williams did a great job…….THANKS.
50/50 was held with $35.00 to the winner.
The point of contact within the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is Buddy Rudolph and can be reached at CRUDOLPH@teamhcso.com
I can always be contacted at JGCoueyFOP108@aol.com.
Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your prayers.
Our next meeting will be November 8th. Dinner will be served at 1800, but the lodge is open at 1530. We will be serving ham, turkey and all fixings.
Hope to see you then.
Remember, once you retire from H.C.S.O with 25 years, you go to the discounted rate.
Hope to see you at the November meeting.

September 2022

I hope this finds everyone doing well. The lodge held a “social gathering” on September 13th. We will resume to regular meeting status in January 2023.
The lodge served our steak, burgers and chicken. Great meal as usual. Brother Hugh Williams and Brother Brian Bryan did a great job…….THANKS.
50/50 was held with $37.00 to the winner.
The point of contact within the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is Buddy Rudolph and can be reached at CRUDOLPH@teamhcso.com
I can always be contacted at JGCoueyFOP108@aol.com.
Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your prayers.
Our next meeting will be October 11th. Dinner will be served at 1800, but the lodge is open at 1530.
Hope to see you then.

Remember, once you retire from H.C.S.O with 25 years, you go to the discounted rate.

Everyone please be safe…

Fraternally,
John Couey

August 2022

I hope this finds everyone doing well. The lodge held a “social gathering” on August 9th. We will try and resume to regular meeting status soon.
The lodge served our steak, burgers and chicken. Great meal as usual. Brother Hugh Williams and Brother Brian Bryan did a great job…….THANKS.
50/50 was held with $31.00 to the winner.
The point of contact within the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is Buddy Rudolph and can be reached at CRUDOLPH@teamhcso.com
I can always be contacted at JGCoueyFOP108@aol.com.
Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your prayers.
Our next meeting will be September 13th. Dinner will be served at 1800, but the lodge is open at 1530.
Hope to see you then.
Remember, once you retire from H.C.S.O with 25 years, you go to the discounted rate.
Retirement is good…..

Fraternally,

John Couey

July 2022

I hope this finds everyone doing well. The lodge held a “social gathering” on July 12th.
The lodge served our normal dinner with no complaints on the meal. That is always a plus.
50/50 was held with $42.00 to the winner.
The point of contact within the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is Buddy Rudolph and can be reached at CRUDOLPH@teamhcso.com
I can always be contacted at JGCoueyFOP108@aol.com.
Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your prayers.
Our next meeting will be August 9th. Dinner will be served at 1800, but the lodge is open at 1530.
Hope to see you then.

Fraternally,
John Couey

June 2022

I hope this finds everyone doing well. The lodge held a “social gathering” on June 14th.
The lodge served steak, chicken, hamburgers and hot dogs. Brother Bryan and Brother Hugh Williamson manned the grill and cooked up some great tasting steak.
50/50 was held with $56.00 to the winner.
The point of contact within the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is Buddy Rudolph and can be reached at CRUDOLPH@teamhcso.com
I can always be contacted at JGCoueyFOP108@aol.com.
Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your prayers.
Our next meeting will be July 12th. Dinner will be served at 1800, but the lodge is open at 1530.
Hope to see you then.

Everyone please be safe.

Fraternally,
John Couey

May 2022

I hope this finds everyone doing well. The lodge held a “social gathering” on May 10th.
The lodge served our normal steak, chicken, hamburgers and hot dogs. Brother Bryan and Brother Hugh Williamson manned the grill and cooked up some great tasting steak.
50/50 was held with $48.00 to the winner.
The point of contact within the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is Buddy Rudolph and can be reached at CRUDOLPH@teamhcso.com
I can always be contacted at JGCoueyFOP108@aol.com.
Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your prayers.
Our next meeting will be June 14th. Dinner will be served at 1800, but the lodge is open at 1530.

Hope to see you then.

Fraternally,
John Couey

April 2022

I hope this finds everyone doing well. The lodge held a “social gathering” on April 12th. 
There was not a meeting as Anthony Bordonaro passed away on the 11th.
The lodge served our normal steak, chicken, hamburgers and hot dogs. Brother Gage, Bryan and Brother Hugh Williamson  assisted me in the grilling of the steaks. The weather was nice. Everyone had a good time.
50/50 was held.
The point of contact within the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is Buddy Rudolph and can be reached at CRUDOLPH@teamhcso.com

I can always be contacted at JGCoueyFOP108@aol.com.
Please keep all of our Brothers and Sisters in your prayers.
A Celebration of Life for Anthony Bordonaro was held at the lodge on April 20th
Our next meeting will be May 10th Dinner will be served at 1800, but the lodge is open at 1530.
Hope to see you then.

Fraternally,
John Couey
President