Newcastle Historical Society elects officers

May 28, 2013

The Newcastle Historical Society elected a new board to lead the organization at its May 2 meeting.

Russ Segner will serve as the group’s president, Vicki Olson is the vice president, Ila Hemm is the secretary, Rich Crispo is the treasurer and Malcolm Lawrence is an added board member.

It is all a part of the group’s effort to increase its presence in the community. The board members will plan new programs for regular meetings and work to educate local residents about the city’s vast, rich history.

The Newcastle Historical Society meets the first Thursday every month at 4 p.m. at City Hall. Learn more at www.newcastlewahistory.org.