Advertisement

Local Masonic lodges hold historic meeting

June 02, 2008

Friendship Lodge No. 84 recently hosted a visit from members of Oak Springs Lodge No. 41, Prince Hall Freemasonry. This was the first time members of the two local lodges met together. More than 70 Master Masons from three states were in attendance for this historic occasion.

The local Prince Hall Lodge was present to witness the Master Mason Degree being conferred on several new members by the Free State Shield and Square Club. The members of the Free State Shield and Square Club are Master Masons who are also local, state or federal law enforcement officers.

The new Masons are Benjamin Saylor, Gerard Kendle of the Hagerstown Police Department and Ryan Shifflet of the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

For more information about the world's largest fraternity, go to www.lodge84.org.

Advertisement
The Herald-Mail Articles
|
|
|