Rotary Club wins awards at conference

ALBANY, Ga. — The Dougherty County Rotary Club won three awards at the annual District 6900 Rotary Conference recently in Destin, Fla. — all in the area of membership.

The Dougherty clubs was honored for most new members, highest percentage gain in new members and highest member retention.

Walter Kelley serves as chairman of membership.

New members for 2012-13 include Lee Lowery, Jackie Toye, Jennifer Vanston, Demetrius Love, Shaun Gotel, Michael Fowler, Jim Deal, Tom Wright, Britt Gazemore, Zoe Bonner and Tocarro Davis.

Also, Neil Tomlinson, Elton Wetteland, Courtland Harris, Clay Griffith, Tim Davis, Cynthia George, Russell Barnes, Tammy McCrary, Chris Hardy, John Woodall, Laura Calhoun, Bob LaGesse, Frank Griffin and Jay Montgomery.