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The Women’s Committee has been busy here at CPG under the leadership of newly elected President Kristina Ellenwood. AWARE of Jackson County was chosen to receive donations as this year’s charity.

We all watched as the news reported the devastation from Hurricane Maria when it struck Puerto Rico. Regarded as the worst natural disaster in Puerto Rican history, it made landfall on September 20, 2017 as a high Category 4 hurricane with winds up to 175 mph. The storm destroyed the electrical grid and knocked out power on the entire island along with leaving immense amounts of debris, making the roads virtually unpassable. 

The Fifth Annual Rob Finch Memorial Chili Cook-Off was held on November 9, 2017 in the CPG Cafeteria. Tim Fry reported a great turn-out with a record twenty-four pots of chili submitted in the competition. Sandi Killingsworth, Geoff Jeal and Creag Guernsey were the iron-intestined judges. Prizes for the winners were donated by Jerry Fenby Jr. Snap On Tools, Doug Sterrett Mac Tools, Zac Finch Cornwell Tools and FCA’s own Craig Latta.
The Judges Choice winners were: