This year Maskat’s Potentate, Bruce Urban, has instituted a long-running (March through May) project as a major fundraiser—Vidalia Onion Sales. Cost will be $10.00 for a 10-lb bag. Pre-sales have already started and will begin in earnest in March. The onions will arrive sometime in May. The following people have been asked to serve on the project:
Elvin Dudley, Chairman (704-6366)
Joe Viavattene, Co Chairman (704-4012)
|Greg Stockton||Restaurant Sales Sub-Chairman||781-1155|
|Bill Hammack||Unit On-Site Sales Coordinator Sub-Chairman||631-5454|
|Eric Skipper||Site Locations Sub-Chairman,||782-9977|
|Brad Rodgers||Project Promotions Sub-Chairman||224-1223|
|Mike McCarty||Pre-sales Sub-Chairman||733-3721|
|Chase Fenoglio||Out-of-Town Sales Sub-Chairman||841-0340|
|Mike Knox||Logistics Sub-Chairman||631-4738|
Please contact any of the people listed above if you can work on the project. If you agree to participate, please be available when needed. Continue reading
Maskat will open the doors around 2:00 PM for the Annual Super Bowl Party. Come out and join in the fun and fellowship. There will be football pots, door prizes, and TV raffles. Contact Mike Knox (631-4738) if you want to get a TV raffle ticket beforehand. Bring a dessert, salad, or side dish–main dish will be provided. There will also be a food drive in conjunction with the party–bring 3 canned or boxed goods and get a DRINK TICKET. Food will be ready around 4:00 pm and the game will start about 5:30 pm. The Oasis will be open.
The O. G. Trip to Sherveport will be 18-21 February 2016. Departure is from Maskat on Thursday at 5:00 pm. The cost is $75 per person (new nobles are free). This includes bus, food and drink on the bus, and hospitality room at the hotel. You will pay for your room when you check in. Call Conner at Maskat (940-766-4511) to sign up for the trip. Those going will stay at Margaritaville Resort and Casino. Rooms are $109 per night (whether one or two occupants). The bus will be provided for the Hospital Tour at 10:00 am on Friday. After the Hospital tour, the bus will be available for golfers who want to do a practice round of golf on Friday and then again on Saturday. Details about golf are not available at this time. The bus will depart Shreveport Sunday at 10:00 am and arrive back in Wichita Falls about 5:00 PM. For questions about the trip, call Steve Harris (940-447-7311)
The Potentate’s Ball in honor of Maskat’s 2016 Potentate, Illustrious Sir Bruce Urban and Lady Jana is Saturday, February 27, at Maskat Temple.. Cost is $60 per couple or $30 for individuals. Dress is Formal — Semi Formal FEZ. Receiving line begins at 6:00 pm; cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres at 6:30 pm; and introductions at 7:30 pm. Music will be provided by Freeride. You are encouraged to attend and enjoy an evening of fun, fellowship, good food, and dancing.