March is Water & Sanitation Month!!!
Governor’s News.................1
Foundation News.................3
History Moment...................4
Road to Dist Conference......5
District News......................6
Assistant Governors.......... 20

Spotlights..........................23
Club News........................28

 
 
 
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C. Ned Lester: Rotarian and PDG C. Ned Lester Passed Away
PDG C. Ned Lester passed away Wednesday, February 22, 2016 surrounded by his wife and children. He was born and raised in Washington County, Virginia. The sone of John and Vene Lester, he was a twin and one of 12 children. 
Rotaract
"Service Above Self" aptly describes the James Madison University Rotaract Club. With over 40 active members, the club has contributed substantially to service projects locally and abroad.
How Inclusive is Your Club?
Recently, I cam across the concept of "conscious inclusion" when reading an article about how a bank consulted with an NGO for people with vision impairment when designing their new credit/debit cards. I started thinking about whether Rotary clubs are practicing conscious inclusion.
Rotary Goes to the Ends of the Earth to Deliver Clean Water
Letter from Walter Hughes. 
Spotlight on a Club: Rocky Mount
Breath of Fresh Air:

When 2016-2017 President Time Wilborne was inducted, his first order of business was a club survey to find out what direction the club wanted to go during his presidency.
Spotlight on a Club: Clarke County
The Rotary Club of Clarke County, Virginia was chartered on 10 October 1998, some nine months after the first organizational meeting at the Battletown Inn. The Charter was presented by District Govenor Ron Ferrill. The extension of Rotary into Clarke County was under the inspiration and leadership of Joseph R. Kerr, a member of the sponsoring Stephens City Rotary Club, and a President of the Stafford, Virginia Rotary Club. 
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