Fort Crook Lodge 250 F&AM

The annual Fort Crook Lodge 250 F&AM picnic was held at the Intermountain Fairgrounds on August 11th and featured the largest attendance in recent years.  Traditional tri-tip and chicken came off the grill thanks to PM Bill Hovis and David Mitchell and the ladies chipped in with salads, chili, and deserts, while PM Ed Bosworth Jr. manned the Oasis on berhalf of the Intermountain Modoc Shrine Club.     


The 50-year Golden Veteran's Award was presented to PM Fred Urbanek from Alturas and the Lodge Hiram Award was presented to Don Smith in recognition of his outstanding service to Masonry and the community. 

(L-R) Chaplain Cecil Ray: Inspector Tom Good ~ 218th Masonic District; 50-year Golden Veteran's Award recipient Fred Urbanek and his wife Loveta; Worshipful Master Jim Crockett. 

Adin Lunch

The annual trek to Adin for lunch was held last year April 14, 2018 at Adin Supply.  Twenty-eight stalwarts showed up and had a jolly good time sharing memories of the past and plans for the future.   This year's event is slated for May 4th, noon at Adin Supply.  Please call WM Crockett to confirm your attendance in advance. 

(L-R) WM Jim Crockett and Inspector Tom Good look on as significant other Rose Schneider place's the Lodge's cherished Hiram Award around Tiler Don Smith's neck. 

Aaron Crighton and Jack Brown earned their proficiencies in the Master Mason Degree at the August 13rh Stated Meeting.  (L-R) WM Jim Crockett, Arron Crighton, Jack Brown and PM Fred Urbanek, Candidates Coach. 

Don Smith closely monitors meat being prepared by Bill Hovis. 

(L-R) Inspector Tom Good, Loveta & Fred Urbanek, Don Smith & Rose Schneider, WM Jim Crockett.  

Stephen Powell (R) was initiated into the fraternity on August 24th by Worshipful Master Jim Crockett (L). Stephen hails from Burney and is retired.  

Ed Bosworth Jr. and Don Smith discuss the difference between blue shirts and red shirts. 

Annual Picnic & Prestigious Awards

Jack Brown (L) shares his worldly knowledge with Secretary Bob Boyce (R)  (Photo courtesy of Kristin Brown)

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