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A First Timer’s Confession

I have a confession to make. I’ve been a Toastmaster for almost two years but until this Spring had never attended a district conference. I know what you are thinking …”He must be a mental defective of some sort.” After Riding the Wave in the district conference on May 2-3, I tend to agree with...

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A Perfect 10!

It was my pleasure to be the DTM Chair for the Spring 2014 Conference.  International Director, Karen Blake, and District Governor, Dean Lampman, presented each a plaque and medallion as Lt. Governor Marylee Mims read information provided by each DTM.  The ceremony and comments made by each of the 10 DTMs were inspiring.   Ogewu Agbese,...

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District 25 Knows How to Hula!

District 25 is the home of many Toastmasters with a “can do” attitude!  It was no surprise that I received a resounding “CAN DO!” response from Greg Pick, a.k.a. The Big Kahuna, Freddie Pick, Jill Morrison and Nyle Sneed when asked if they could help put on a hula demonstration at the District 25 Spring...

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Results of Annual Business Meeting

At the Annual Meeting of the District Council on May 3, the following people were elected to district office: Marylee Mims District Governor Cindy Hinckley Lt. Governor Education and Training Jodie Sanders Lt. Governor Marketing Division Governors: Karen Hagar Division A Duane Fontenot Division B Sonia Leza Division C Felicia Christian Division D Rucha Jani...

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Above and Beyond

District 25 Outstanding Club Officer Awards for July 1, 2013 -December 31, 2013. Outstanding Club President – Karen Hagar, Fighter EnterpriseOutstanding VP-Education – Michael Hagin, TCU ToastmastersOutstanding VP-Membership – Chloe Sarno, Lake Vista ToastmastersOutstanding VP-Public Relations – Jeff Wright, Top of TexasOutstanding Secretary – Bill Erwin, Tarrant County ToastmastersOutstanding Treasurer – Megan Rahn, Siemens Arlington/Grand...

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Your Incoming Leadership Team

Karen Blake, International Director Saturday evening, May 3, at the District 25 Spring Conference, the newly elected officers were installed by International Director Karen Blake. Leading the team is District Governor-Elect Marylee Mims, DTM. Marylee’s current title is Lt. Governor Education and Training. Her accomplishments include serving as Fall 2011 Conference Chair and earning the...

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And the Winners Are . . .

Friday Night winners in the Tall Tales Contest were:1st place Ram Ganapathy 2nd place Jeff Lacey 3rd place Matt Gonzalez Also competing were the Division Champions: Ed Beekman, Mark Parrish and DeAnna Wolf. Saturday winners in the International Speech contest were:1st place DJ Swinyar 2nd place Aparna Valluri 3rd place Sonya Rundles   DJ Swinyar...

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Join in the Banner Parade

Dear Fellow Toastmasters,It is hard to believe that the Area and Division contest are complete. I commend all who competed and congratulate the winners. It has been good to see the banners more than fill the perimeter of the room at the District Conferences and I would like to see that continue. Take this opportunity...

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Riding Your Wave to the Spring Conference!

Members of District 25, You are invited to attend the upcoming District 25 Spring Conference.  The conference provides a venue for Toastmasters to learn communication and leadership skills, to observe our best compete, to network to expand their sphere of influence, and to vote for their leadership for the upcoming 2014-2015 Toastmasters year.  I chose...