During its latest meeting, the Waskom Lions Club paid tribute to Community Leader and Lions Club member, Peggy Peal. Lions Club President Jimmy Cox presented Peggy Peal with the Melvin Jones Award for her outstanding civic service and remarkable dedication.
Lions Clubs worldwide recognize outstanding individuals by bestowing on them an award that is named for its founder, Melvin Jones. This award is the highest form of recognition and embodies humanitarian ideas consistent with the nature and purpose of Lionism.
The next scheduled Lions Club meeting will be November 28, 2017, Tuesday night at 6:00 PM to discuss and organize the Waskom Community Food Pantry, in association with other food distribution outlets operating in the Ark-LA-Tex region.