The Jefferson/Sparta Rotary club is proud to welcome the following new members:

  • Kelly Evans, owner of Signs Etc. in Sparta
  • Bill Askin of the law firm of Askin & Hooker LLC Attorneys at Law in Sparta
  • Nicole Francoeur, owner of Rose City Framemakers in Sparta
  • Frank Brunke, real estate agent with Caldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

The four new members were installed on January 18 at Il Porto Restaurant by Margit Rahill. Margit is not only a member of the Jefferson/Sparta Rotary Club, but is currently serving as the District Governor of Rotary District 7470.

The Jefferson/Sparta Rotary Club was started in 1965 and currently has 26 members. The mission of the Jefferson/Sparta Rotary Club is to provide community service for the betterment of each town.

The club meets on Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m. at Portofinos Restaurant, except every third week the club meets at Il Porto Restaurant in Sparta. Guests are always welcomed to attend the meetings.

For more information visit or the club’s Facebook page.

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