BHS students attend Anchor Club convention

Published 5:57 am Tuesday, March 20, 2012

MEMBERS OF THE ANCHOR CLUB at Bainbridge High School who recently attended the Anchor Club’s Georgia District Convention are, from left to right, Anchor Club members Kristen Monson, Sarah Margaret Bush, Emerald Folsom, Waddell and Conder.

Several members of the Anchor Club at Bainbridge High School recently attended the club’s Georgia District convention, held March 2-4 at Lake Lanier Islands, Ga.

Ashley Waddell was elected Georgia District Secretary. Meredith Conder was selected Southwest Georgia Chair for 2012-2013. Conder succeeds fellow BHS Anchor Club Hannah Williams in that office. Both Waddell and Conder, who are juniors at BHS, gave speeches before their respective elections.


About the Anchor Club

The BHS Anchor Club is sponsored by the Bainbridge Pilot Club. The Anchor Club’s faculty advisor is Lee Ann Colon. Anchor Clubs are more than 50 years old and are made up of more than 9,000 young people – both male and female students – in more than 250 clubs around the world.

From the Anchor Club’s website:  “Anchors learn and develop the rewarding skills of service and leadership, a keen awareness of opportunities to invest in the lives of those in their communities.”