News for. . . and about. . . us in the Southern Section
On Nov 15, 2018 at the start of the annual MABU Thanksgiving Tournament held at the Airport Holiday Inn in Atlanta, the MABU and their teachers welcomed the following eighteen (18) new players to our wonderful world of Duplicate Bridge:
Teacher--Avis Turner- East Metro--Graduates: Gloria Artis, Carolyn Dingle, J. Ruth Gamble, Peggy I. Hagan, Betty Mayes, Betty P. Stuckey, Elizabeth Bland
Teacher--Anderson Williams- South Metro --Graduates: Wanda Pierson, Kathryn Hargo, * Annette Smith, Maxine Johnson
Teacher--Jacki McLoyd- South Metro—Graduates: Carol S. Crawford, Margaret Bolden, David Jones, Alfreda Harris
Photos of Graduates with their Teachers
University Bridge Club (UBC), Atlanta, GA Scholarship Recipient
Each year the University Bridge Club(UBC) awards two college scholarships in the amount of $500.00 dollars to one (or more ) deserving students who qualify for the award. The student must be related to a UBC member. This year one young lady, Ms. Lindsey Smith met all of the requirements to receive this award. (Requirements include, a letter of reference from a UBC member, a completed application & Resume, an official transcript from the attendee's school, and a completed FAFSA/CSS form). Lindsey is the granddaughter of UBC member Nan Lindsey. She is a student at UGA and will continue matriculating at that school as a sophomore this Fall.