DL 142 2017 Scholarship Competition

February 5, 2018 Admin 0

02/05/2018

Sisters and Brothers,

The following is a basic format for the year 2018 District Lodge #142 Scholarship Program and is intended for the guidance of all members and legal children of members who may be eligible to participate in the competition.

The competition will be open to all members in good standing of District Lodge 142  as of February 1, 2018, as well as their legal children who are 2018 graduating high school seniors. The winners of the competition will receive scholarship tuition.  The first prize will be $2,500.00 and several additional $1,000.00 scholarship tuition awards. This money will … Read More...

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2018 Grand Lodge Elections Absentee Ballot Request Form

January 25, 2018 Admin 0

If you need an Absentee Ballot for the 2018 Grand Lodge Elections including the endorsement vote in February and/or the election in April, please print the form below and mail to the address on the form by February 14th. You may also check with your local Grievance Committee office for a copy of the ballot.

Click here to read about the elections on the Grand Lodge website…

Click here or the thumbnail below to view/print the Absentee Ballot…

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Have you checked out the Machinists Gear Store?

January 25, 2018 Admin 0

Have you checked out the Machinist’s Gear Store lately? At the Machinists Gear Store you will find fresh styles and the newest designs. Quality, comfort and style are featured in all these American Made products!!

At the store you’ll find products such as apparel for men, women, unisex items, Young Machinists, jewelry, bags & hats and membership materials.

What are you waiting for? Display your Union Pride and visit the Machinists Gear Store today!

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Sito Pantoja Letter: DOT Drug Testing

January 25, 2018 Admin 0

IAM Transportation Department General Vice President Sito Pantoja has written a letter to our District Lodge Presidents and General Chairs pertaining to the new updated DOT Drug Testing Guidelines.

These new guidelines are of concern to many of our Members. The information in Sito Pantoja’s letter addresses many of these concerns. Please take a few moments to read.

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2018 Adolph Stutz Memorial Scholarship Awards Open for Applicants

January 13, 2018 Admin 0

Sponsored by DISTRICT LODGE 141

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Competition Rules


Eligibility

This essay competition is open to children, spouses and dependent grandchildren (as defined by the IRS) of members with one year or more of good standing (as of June 1, 2017) in District Lodge 141 who are graduating high school seniors or who are currently enrolled full time and/or commencing college full time. The competition is also open to any members with one year or more of good standing (as of June 1, 2017) in District Lodge 141 who

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Charlotte Local 1725 AA Fleet Service Grievance Committee Sworn In

January 9, 2018 Admin 0

 

What a way to start a new year!

The pictures here show IAM District 141 AGC Mike Fairbanks swearing in the Charlotte Local 1725 AA Fleet Service Grievance Commitee. The three on the committee are Daryl Current, Mike Knoble and John Wilkinson. Thank you Brothers for your leadership role that you have been elected to serve the membership.

Photographs by Louis Gilmore

 

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Congratulations Mike “Bubba” Kara and Steven Livengood on your retirement!

January 6, 2018 Admin 0
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Mike “Bubba” Kara receiving his retirement watch from Victory Lodge President Mike Jones

 

Steven Livengood
Victory Lodge Trustee Mark DeLuke presenting a retirement watch to Steven Livengood

A big Congratulations goes to out to Powerplant Shop mechanics Mike “Bubba” Kara and Steven Livengood on their retirement on January 5th, 2018. Bubba, who worked 1st Shift, and Steven, who worked 2nd Shift, ended long and well-traveled careers with the last several years spent at the Offsite Facility in Charlotte.

Enjoy your retirement, gentlemen. And come see us at the Lodge sometime!

 

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Mike “Bubba” Kara and President Mike Jones

 

Steven Livengood
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Website Year in Review: 2017

January 4, 2018 Admin 0

As we head into 2018 I thought it might be fun to look back on 2017 from the perspective of our lodge website. 2017 was a year of much needed changes, additions and “tweaking” of the new website which was launched on July 13th, 2016. As a web developer I can truthfully say that the hardest part of designing and maintaining a website is keeping the content fresh, up to date and most of all useful and relevant. When I set out to launch the new site in 2016 I asked myself (as well quite a few of my coworkers), … Read More...

Happy New Year 2018!!

January 1, 2018 Admin 0

The officers and staff of Victory Lodge 1725 would like to wish all our members and their families a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year! As we move into 2018 let us all think about what we can do individually and collectively for our lodge and our fellow workers. Great things are in store for Victory Lodge 1725 in 2018.

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