Monthly Archives: November 2015

Linda Read of Woodbrook Estates Has Earned Happiness!! (Read Pro.)

IF YOU LIVE A HAPPY LIFE, YOU WILL LIVE LONGER!! Lois and I got to know Linda Read when her and husband Bob relocated from Clearwater to Woodbrook Estates in Lakeland. Bob and Linda Read joined us in Woodbrook Estates … Continue reading

Posted in FSA (All Districts) | 5 Comments

MPP John Wilkinson “Makes his Hammer”!!

This letter and the certificate below were sent to the Rovers, Trudy and Bill, by their Member of the Provincial Parliament (Ontario).  It cannot be shown well on the computer but the certificate was bound in a matching file folder.  … Continue reading

Posted in Historical | Leave a comment

2015 Davis Memorial an Annual Event. Sponsored by Dick Davis.

          George and Clara Davis in the pic above left, were active in Shuffleboard when their Club, the Avon Park Club had a membership of 649!!  Many years ago, Dick made the decision to host a Memorial … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL | 1 Comment

The Passing of William Hugen, 2015 11 23. Obituary below.

Obituary of W. Hugen William Wayne Hugen died on Monday, November 23, 2015, at Banner Gateway Medical Center in Gilbert, AZ after a prolonged cancer fight. He was 73 years old. Wayne served as the USA National Shuffleboard Association President … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL | Leave a comment

Thanksgiving Road Trip to Saint Cloud and Kissimmee, Host to the 35th ISA.

Thanksgiving is a time to be grateful for all our blessings.  These blessings include our shuffleboard friends and family.  Yesterday four interested friends travelled over 500 km (round trip) to get a glimpse of the courts and hotel where our … Continue reading

Posted in 35th ISA, ISA (INTERNAITONAL) | 2 Comments

Not Everyone Will Know that “Justin” is the son of Pierre Elliot Trudeau, a former Prime Minister!!

Justin Trudeau arrived in London today and was received at Buckingham Palace by the Queen, who granted him his first official audience as Prime Minister. Wearing a powder pink dress, pearls and carrying a handbag in her own home, the … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL | Leave a comment

2015 11 25 Slide Show of Lakeland State, Mixed Dbls

If you would like to watch a slide show of the pix I took during the Lakeland Component of AO8, click here:  http://photopeach.com/album/n6wrnp At the top I have the 1st place team in both the A & B events, i.e. … Continue reading

Posted in Slide Shows | Leave a comment

Tomorrow will be Thanksgiving!! Terry Rainwater Shares Why He is Thankful!!

Terry Rainwater Speaks: This is my Sweet June at the Western Tournament banquet. Most don’t know, but June worked with Ed O’Neal for two summers learning to be a tournament director. This was before the singles-mingles replaced the regular tournament … Continue reading

Posted in SPECIAL EVENTS | Leave a comment

We Give You PO8B The Bradenton Component!!

TournaTournament Director Delores Brown reports the results for P08B in Bradenton. There were 49 teams. The Southwest District had a clean sweep placing in all 8 positions. Pictured are 1st place in the Main winners Dave Kudro and Terri Smith … Continue reading

Posted in FSA (All Districts) | Leave a comment

SOME THINGS WE CAN BE THANKFUL FOR EVERY DAY!!

American Thanksgiving Day is fast upon us. Canadian Thanksgiving Day has passed.  To give thanks on one day a year isn’t enough. We, who are blessed to live in Australia, Canada, Germany, Japan, Brazil or the United States, have countless … Continue reading

Posted in SPECIAL EVENTS | 1 Comment