Pam Schehl/News he Mount Vernon Lions Club on Tuesday celebrated the 100th anniversary of Lions Clubs International with a concert by Cornerstone Gospel. MV Lions charter member Joe Gutridge, in front, is shown here with the trio. From left, group leader, tenor Mel Meloy; lead singer, baritone Don Barrett; and bass singer Larry Leach.

Lions celebrate a century

Lions Clubs International is celebrating 100 years of service, and on Tuesday the Mount Vernon Lions Club observed the century anniversary with a concert by the Cornerstone Gospel trio.

As part of the largest service organization in the world, the Mount Vernon club provides glasses for the blind and visually impaired, assists with preschool vision screenings, helps diabetic patients with vision difficulties and fields a Relay for Life team.


June 28, 2017

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