Shirley Boxrud, area 35 Governor visited  the local toastmaster club 3929, in Merritt on Tuesday,  the 12th of March. Her spring visit included an update of the distinguished  club plan of the local club. Toastmaster club 3929 is 35 years old this year and is  in Division C, of District 21, of Toastmasters international.

She also congratulated  member Helen Stoneman for 25 years membership in the local club. Helen told us of her wishes to retire  from the secretary treasurer’s position she has held  for some time.

Today in History: March 13.2008

Gold  is 1000 dollars an ounce on the New York Mercantile exchange for the first time.