Cynthia Cespira, District 6190 Governor, presents the Banner of Rotary International to local club member Tom Garza. Cespira spoke to the club about changes in the district, goals of the district and the goals of Rotary International. She spoke especially about final eradicating of polio, which Rotary has been fighting for over 30 years.
The Louisiana Tech University Debate Team has been invited to participate as one of four teams competing in the Westminster Debates, Jan. 10 as a part of the Southern Political Science Association’s (SPSA) national conference in New Orleans.
To be invited to compete in the debate event, which is sponsored by the Policy Studies Organization (PSO) and the SPSA, is to be considered one of the top debate programs in the nation.
The final donation total for this year’s St. Jude Radiothon stands at $84,584. When the broadcast went off the air, $83,395 had been collected, as shown in this “final tally” check prepared the last night of the broadcast and displayed by members of the sponsoring groups, Epsilon Sigma Alpha and KXKZ 107.5. In the next few days, $1,189 was also donated. ESA member Alice Byrnes, who served as co-chair for the two-day event, said, “Thank you to all of the donors, sponsors, volunteers, Super 1 Foods and KXKZ 107.5 for making this year’s St. Jude Radiothon a success — for the children.”