Tuesday evening the Stryker Rotary Club and their guests witnessed the passing of the gavel to the new incoming president, Ruth Wieland. Ruth said she has enjoyed her year as incoming president, along with the training experiences offered by Rotary. She met many new friends in the process. She will lead the club in working with the community with the goal of having a positive impact on the town of Stryker.[emember_protected custom_msg=”Full content protected for online subscribers. Purchase a one week subscription from the top menu bar for just $1.99 to read all online content (full access). Longer subscription plans are also available. Subscriptions cover our costs to attend local events; bringing forth Hometown News Coverage to our communities.”] She is also interested in having the Stryker Rotary Club play a larger role in the polio plus initiative that is being promoted by Rotary International. Rev Jim Ernst, past president, thanked the members for giving him the opportunity to serve for the year as it was an enjoyable experience. He also thanked members for the assistance offered during his presidency. Pictured on the right is Rev Jim Ernst passing the gavel to Ruth Wieland, the new Stryker Rotary president.