By Harold Bearden
Saturday, July 26, 2014 | 6:07 PM
As of July 1, the Haleyville Rotary Club has a new president, Ron Horton. Past President Harold Painterwas presented a plaque by Horton who commended Painter on having a great year. Club Secretary-Treasurer, Mike Evans stated the club had donated a total of $6,999 during the past year back into the community .The three programs funded included Toys for Kids, the Haleyville Schools Renaissance Program and scholarships to HHS grads.
The money to fund these programs came through Rotarian fundraising. The first for this year will be a dinner before the first home football game. Breakfast with Santa happens the first weekend in December.
The Haleyville Rotary Club meets in the Lakeland Hospital Conference Room each Thursday at noon.