The valley sent out a poll on March 25, 2020, asking how the members are doing. We are thankful that nearly all reported that they were doing well. Brother Richard Cory, however, did have some problems and Valley volunteers helped and gave him relief.
21st Degree Patriarch Noachite
February 27, 2020, Galion Lodge, Galion, OH
Pictured below are most of the 35 brethren who witnessed and participated in a Table Degree version of the 21st degree. Five Masons, Dakota Kirsch, Michael Smith, Buddie LaRue, Will Mitchell, and Jason Sabiers (all wearing white new member collars) received the 4th degree and were welcomed into the Valley of the Firelands.
Alfred Phillip Thomas was presented with the Sammy Lee Davis Defender of Peace & Freedom award, signed by David A. Glattly, Sovereign Grand Commander, in recognition of his service to his country as a veteran of the armed forces.