The Powell County Retired Teachers met on Friday, March 13, in the Powell County Extension Office. Following a pot luck lunch, the meeting was called to order by president, Karen Gilbert. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Sammy and Jackson Gilbert. Cebert Gilbert gave the invocation.
All committee reports were given. Cebert Gilbert spoke on the legislative session concerning the current pay system. Delegates were named of who will be attending the Kentucky Retired Teachers Convention in April. A nominating committee was appointed to elect officers for the coming year.
Members present were: Dee Robbins, Mary Lou Potts, Janice Pelfrey, Ovie Hollon, Margarita Arnett, Linda and Daryl Abner, Karen and Cebert Gilbert, and Jean Derickson. Guests were Josie Hollon, Samy and Jackson Gilbert.
The next meeting will be held on April 10 at Natural Bridge. The speaker will Dr. Julie Kennon and she will be speaking on health issues.
Please plan to attend.