Monday, August 31, 2015

Division F Contest - Location Moved to Tyler Technologies

The Division F Contests for the fall of 2015 have been moved to a new location.

The date remains the same - Saturday, September 12th - but the time has been moved up slightly and the contest will now run from 11:00am to 1pm. The briefings begin at 11:00am and the contest starts at 11:30am. All judges and contestants need to arrive at 11:00am.

The location will be Tyler Technologies at 5519 53rd Street, Lubbock, TX (location details and map.)

Area 61, 62, and 65 Contest Winners

Congratulations to everyone who participated in the Fall 2015 Evaluation and Humorous Speech Contests for Areas 61, 62, and 65! We had a great turn out at Texas Tech University's Escondido Theater on Saturday, August 29, 2015.

The winners of Saturday's contests will move on to the Division F Contests on Saturday, September 12, 2015. Your winners are:

Area 61

  • Evaluation - Taryn Colvin
  • Humorous Speech - Taryn Colvin

Area 62

  • Evaluation - Patti Douglass
  • Humorous Speech - Kim Davis

Area 65

  • Evaluation - Tim Evans
  • Humorous Speech - Donna Labatt

Area 61
Ross Nieman, Victoria Xiong, Nadeeja Wijayatunga, 
Thomas Kent, and Taryn Colvin

Area 62
Patti Douglass, Gary Johnson, Kim Davis,
Jason Davis, Debora Perez-Ruiz, Cliff Colvin, Lori Daniel

Area 65
Kevin Wilson, Donna Labatt, Donna Peters, Tim Evans

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Area 61, 62, and 65 Contests

Toastmasters from all across Lubbock, Clovis, and Portales will come together on Saturday, August 29th, for the Area 61, 62, and 65 speech contests. For the fall season, the contests are Humorous Speech and Evaluation.

Contests will take place in Texas Tech's Escondido Theater, 15th & Akron in Texas Tech's Student Union Building (directions.)

Area 61 & 62 Contests

Contestants and judges should arrive at 12:30 p.m. CST for the briefings. Contests begin at 1 p.m. CST.

Area 65 Contests

The Area 65 Contest briefing will begin at either 2 p.m. CST or the conclusion of the Area 61 and 62 contests, whichever comes later.

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Congratulations Jason Davis!

Jason Davis is the first Toastmaster in Lubbock, Texas, to receive his Distinguished Toastmaster award during the 2015-16 Toastmasters year that began on July 1, 2015.

Almost a 10-year veteran of Toastmasters, Jason has participated in all aspects of Toastmasters including being a district officer several times and doing many marketing projects for the local clubs.

Jason is a member of both the Downtown Toastmasters Club and the Lubbock Professional Club.

Congratulations Jason!