Photo by Ken Curto
Pictured from left to right: Alan Lafferty, Matt Hibbs, Sandra Hibbs and Curtis Kerner.

The Ely Elks Lodge initiated a local couple into membership by the solemn ceremony of initiation on August 23.

The new members are Matt and Sandra Hibbs and they were initiated by the officers of Ely Lodge under the direction of Exalted Ruler Alan Lafferty.

Matt Hibbs was sponsored by Curtis Kerner and Sandra Hibbs was sponsored by Mary Kerner.