I'd like to take this opportunity to review 2013 accomplishments of DPBF&G and to outline plans for 2014.
I'd like to thank John Mitchell and Delta Do-It for building the club's target frames. Unfortunately they get shot up faster than John can build them and Delta can provide wood.
Our clubhouse interior painting was completed by Community Service Volunteers.
I was able to move into the permanant club trailer and reassume the responsibility of Property Manager.
Our gun shows were a success thanks to Lloyd Parker.
A new twenty-five yard Pistol Range was started across the creek. It will be completed with a pad and pavillion in '14 after a year's letting the ground settle.
Fish Day was well attended and our thanks to VP Mark McComas for his efforts.
A new John Deere diesel lawn and earth moving tractor was bought for the club. In addition to a belly pan for cuttng grass it has a front end loader, a grader box and a drag plow.
The kitchen replacement project will continue this coming year after several delays due to club activities.
There will be a club work party on January 25, 2014 to clean up the club house files and the grounds. Please plan to volunteer.
Gary Armentrout retired as Treasurer citing health issues. He helped his replacement, Joyce Blake, with the ensuing detailed computer transition.
George Meyn has announced his planned retirement as Secretary after 20+ years to take effect in March. We are hopeful John Mitchell will take over as the new Secretary.
James Dawson, President
New Range Hours
Effective 1 June 2014
7:30 A.M. to Dusk