January 12 , 2012 first NewYear meeting

Meeting called to order at 7:10 P.M. by President Danny Oliver at Hollier`s  Resturant in Sulphur,La.

The Pledge of Allegiance was recited .

New member Johnny Adams was recognized and voted back into the club after a lengthy absence . Motion made by Mike Rowe & seconded by Ernie Nettles  to wave the two meeting rule . All was in favor.

Minutes was read and accepted from November 2011 meeting .

Old Business

May-Day Helicopter event on May 4,5,6 , 2012 with sanction in place at this time . Also need volunteers to help run event as in past .

Electric fun-fly as planned for March 30 & 31 is still ongoing and Mike Rowe said he will probably need an assistance as he may possibly be away that weekend . The event will start at noon on Friday and all day Saturday with possibilities of using the #1,National Guard ,#2,W.W.Lewis Jr. High for the Friday evening indoor flying. Any suggestions appreciated on a large indoor site  .

Discussion on swap meet for June 9th,2012 , headed up by Ernie Nettles .( Maybe we will have hamburgers cooked at the field ) . Yum-Yum .

Danny said the WarBirds will be sanctioned one day only this year.

New Business

Maintenance and repair of canopy on South end and running of new power lines to both north and south poles for security lighting and additional RV hook-ups .A discussion was held about the canopy covering and was decided to measure for materials to see how much money was needed for repairs .The new electrical service will be further evaluated before a decision is made as how to proceed   .

A discussion was held on where to have next meeting .It will be at Hollier`s in Sulphur on the second Thursday night at 7:00 P.M. on Feb.9, 2012 .

Coke money was turned in by Ernie Nettles and turned that job over to President Danny Oliver .

The treasure report was given by Mike Rowe and approved by the members present .Meeting adjourned at 8:05 P.M

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