The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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January 27, 2013

Moose supreme governor to visit Beckley next month

James F. Henderson Sr., supreme governor of the Loyal Order of Moose, will visit Beckley Moose Lodge 1606, 410 New River Drive, Beckley, at 1 p.m. Feb. 3 as part of his travels across West Virginia.

Henderson rose from the post of supreme junior governor to become the Moose fraternity’s chief presiding officer July 3, 2012, elected by a vote of Supreme Lodge delegates to a one-year term as supreme governor at the organization’s 124th International Convention in Tampa.

The Moose organization, headquartered in Mooseheart, Ill., consists of some 1 million men and women in approximately 1,800 lodges and 1,650 chapters throughout the United States, Canada, Great Britain and Bermuda.

The organization owns and operates Mooseheart, a 1,000-acre community and school for youngsters in need, located 40 miles west of Chicago, and Moosehaven, a 70-acre retirement community near Jacksonville, Fla.   

For more information, call the Moose Lodge office at 304-254-0410.

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