Meeting recaps

DPS Regional Director

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Last Friday 8/16/19 we enjoyed a presentation and Q&A session with Jeoff Williams from the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS). Mr. Williams is Regional Director for the North Texas region which covers 42 counties. Most notably, Jeoff is currently providing senior leadership in the efforts by DPS to assist the Dallas Police Department during a period of […]

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Football Kickoff Dinner

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Last Thursday evening 8/8/19, we gathered for our annual preview of the upcoming LHHS football season and presentation of megaphones to the Bell Boys. Coach Lonnie Jordan introduced the football team captains and shared a few comments about each of the team leaders. He joked that a couple of the large young men who play on the O-line and D-line were […]

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Box 4 Buffs

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Last Friday 8/2/19, the Club hosted Mark Duval of the Box 4 Fire Buff Association at our meeting. Duval talked about the 24/7 job they do providing rehab services to our first responders across north central Texas. This group of 30+ volunteers respond to around 100 calls a year, mostly two alarm fires in Dallas. We can support […]

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Deputy Chief Jesse Reyes

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On Thursday 7/18, the Club hosted DPD Deputy Chief Jesse Reyes for our Third Thursday evening meeting.  Reyes told the Club of his background of a boy leaving San Antonio to him having to explain pit maneuvers at Love Field to the press and eventually to his current position as Deputy Chief over the East […]

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New Member Induction

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Last Friday 7/12 at the KayCee Club we had a new member induction ceremony during which Membership Director, Bill Boyd, formally inducted into the organization our 14 newest members. These new members gave the club a brief overview of themselves and tried to top the squirrel stories of the past. I think we got pretty close.  Pictured: Jon Ackerman, Patrick Avinger, Javier Balli, Matt Chubski, Vince Gaddis, Mac Macfarlan, Dave Wittenburg, Kendra YanchekNot […]

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Reporter Kristi Scales

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Last Friday 6/28, former LHHS graduate and current Dallas Cowboys sideline reporter, Kristi Scales, entertained the club with an engaging discussion of her optimism for the upcoming Cowboys season. Kristi began by raffling off several copies of the Star Magazine Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Swimsuit Edition (a la Sports Illustrated) to members who were able to […]

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John Turner Legislative Update

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Last Friday 6/14 club member and State Rep. John Turner provided the club with his maiden Legislative update, which was full of important details about key legislation from the 86th Legislature. Among the highlights were discussions about property tax relief and school funding, both of which Rep. Turner has intimate knowledge, having served on the […]

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Police & Firefighter of the Quarter – 2019Q2

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Last Friday 6/7, the Club recognized our first responders at the Outstanding Police Officer and Firefighter of the Quarter breakfast.  There, we were able to recognize Senior Corporal Matthew Terry and FRO/Paramedic Dustin Lueders. Also, the club would like to congratulate John Torres (shown holding a plaque for a change) who was recognized by the Dallas […]

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Matthew Morris and Rhianna Anglin with AVID

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Last Friday morning 5/31 we had an excellent presentation by Rhianna Anglin and Matthew Morris with LHHS’s AVID program (Advancement Via Individual Determination). The program is designed to turn good students into greater ones! The Club would like to thank them for all their hard work and dedication to the students of Lake Highlands, it does not go unnoticed. For more […]