Christian County Elks welcomed 6 new members to our order in September in front of a packed lodge room. Exalted Ruler, Mike Klinger, and his officer team conducted the time-honored initiation in flawless fashion. New members are (left to right) Michele Pierce of Nixa is a Client Services Coordinator for Least of These, Kaylyne Woodburne Of Springfield is a CSR, Diana Schweitzer of Springfield is a retired nurse, Rebecca Tough of Nixa is a registered nurse, Eugene Ward of Nixa is retired Marine and Scott Palubiak of Spokane, owner of an air duct cleaning company. Our membership now stands at 189 from 153 in April. WELKOME to OUR Lodge!