Monthly archive for May 2015

Thank you!

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There is a saying that starts, “It takes a village…”.  It’s been proven time and time again…especially out at the lake.  It is impossible for one person to do everything.  Individually, we are simply owners who live near each other but together we are the JLPOA.  On behalf of the JLPOA Board of Directors and all of the owners, I would like to formally recognize the following people and thank them for their contributions over the Memorial Day holiday weekend.

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Flooding
For their exceptional work regarding the pumping of water from the extremely flooded area behind lot 107, I would like to thank and recognize the following: Chuck Hickson Sr., Chuck Hickson Jr., Brad Hueske, Steve Deiker, Glenn Deiker, Mike Linton, Dave Pogue, Bob Todd


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Celebration of Life – Cajun Boil
For their creativity and hard work as it related to the Cajun Boil – Celebration of Life Event on the Saturday before the dance, I would like to thank and recognize the following:the Siebolds, the Lintons, Jungle and Suzie and Jamie and Jess Oeleis…and everyone else who helped make this event a success.


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Memorial Day Weekend Dance
For their professionalism and the countless hours spent coordinating the Memorial Dance, I would like to thank and recognize the following: Lisa Linnebur, Danny Hoff Jr., Cory Linnebur and the entire Entertainment Committee.


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Clean Up
For their cleanup efforts and the ‘follow through’ after the dance, I would like to thank and recognize the following: Lisa Linnebur, Danny Hoff Jr., Cory Linnebur, Nik Green, Steve Deiker, Steve Journey Jr.



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Memorial Day Weekend Breakfast
For their hard work on the Memorial Day Breakfast, I would like to thank and recognize the following: Hart Family, Mary Tjarks, Pam Sheaff, Glenn and Maria Deiker, Steve and Margaret Journey, Paul Adams and everyone else who helps make this event a success.


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Horseshoe Tournament
For all of their efforts relating to the Horseshoe Tournament, I would like to thank and recognize the following: the Hickson family and the Loney family – especially Wanda and Chuck Jr.

Quick Weekend Update

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The weather forecast this weekend is not promising as it relates to boating.  As such, the paid inspectors *might* not be or may only partially be on duty this weekend.

Your 2015 Volunteer Mussel Inspectors are:
Chris Barnhill – Lot 318
303.287.0025
jmbjuly4@msn.com

Bob Butts – Lots 080-081
970.380.5119
buttsr58@gmail.com

Steve Sheaff – Lots 275-277
970.380.3805
spslake@wigginstel.com

Memorial Day

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Happy (early) Memorial Day JLPOA!
We have a few GREAT events that you simply won’t want to miss.

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Celebration of Life Cajun Boil
Please plan on attending the Celebration of Life Cajun Boil on May 23rd 2015 at the JLPOA Clubhouse from 4:30PM  to 6:00PM (before the dance).

One of Troy Kanatzar favorite things to do, was to have a fish fry on his birthday weekend. Since Troy has passed we are going to continue this tradition and celebrate everyone from our JLPOA who has passed. We are providing all of the food but please bring your own drinks.

Cash donations are very much appreciated either before or during this event.Please give your donation to Nick Seibold or to Mike Linton prior to or during the event.

Many thanks to the Seibold and Linton Families for sponsoring this event.

The JLPOA Facebook Group Event URL –
https://www.facebook.com/events/1585724998383086/



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JLPOA Memorial Day Dance
C’mon out kick summer off right at the annual JLPOA Memorial Day Dance on Saturday, May 23rd 2015from 7PM-12AM.

The Rise Above 303 Band will keep you on the dance floor all night (or at least until midnight).

On behalf of the JLPOA board and all of the owners, thank you, Danny and Lisa Hoff, and the rest of the Entertainment Committee for organizing the event!

The JLPOA Facebook Group Event URL –
https://www.facebook.com/events/822299414502418/



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Lacy Hickson Memorial Horseshoe Tournament

Please join us for a few games of horseshoes at the clubhouse and help support a great cause.

The Lacy Hickson Memorial Horseshoe Tournament will be held Sunday, May 24th 2015 at the JLPOA Clubhouse.

Registration is at 9:00AM.  The Tournament will start promptly at 10:00AM.

The JLPOA Facebook Group Event URL – 
https://www.facebook.com/events/1603609483189839/



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Breakfast
Be sure to attend the breakfast at the Clubhouse on 8:30AM to 10:00AM Sunday, May 24th 2015.

Cube ham, Scrambled eggs, Great Biscuits and gravy, Juice, Coffee, Link sausage, Muffins, Fruit, Pancakes

$5 per person

Proceeds go towards the free breakfast for Labor Day and improvements in our Village.

Special thanks to the Hart Family for this event!
The JLPOA Facebook Group Event URL – 
https://www.facebook.com/events/847376658633268/



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Did You Know
Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces.  The holiday, which is observed every year on the last Monday of May, was formerly known as Decoration Day and originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Union and Confederate soldiers who died in the war. By the 20th century, Memorial Day had been extended to honor all Americans who died while in the military service.  It typically marks the start of the summer vacation season.

On Memorial Day, the flag of the United States is raised briskly to the top of the staff and then solemnly lowered to the half-staff position, where it remains only until noon. It is then raised to full-staff for the remainder of the day.

The half-staff position remembers the more than one million men and women who gave their lives in service of their country. At noon, their memory is raised by the living, who resolve not to let their sacrifice be in vain, but to rise up in their stead and continue the fight for liberty and justice for all.

We’re Back!

Hi JLPOA!

I have good news and bad news.

The good news is that after about four (4) weeks of fighting with IPOWER Support the “home page” of the JLPOA website is back!

The bad news is that we have lost our home page (blog) history due to a corruption. While IPOWER, the website hosting solution that we have been using for years, does have backup and restore provisions in place, sadly, their backup does not make provisions for blog pages and, as a result, the JLPOA blog history is lost.

Official IPOWER Support Correspondence:
“Hello,
I apologize for the inconvenience regarding the issue. Since the home page is a blog page and weebly blog is always accessed from the weebly server and we do not keep the backup of weebly blog on our server, unfortunately, it is not possible to restore. Therefore, I suggest you to please recreate the blog page once again.

You can refer link http://www.ipower.com/legal/legal_useragreement.bml for the backup and restore policy. Please refer the mail clause User’s Responsibilities and sub-point “f” for restore policy.

If you have any further questions, please update the Support Console.
Sincerely,
Priyashree S
Technical Specialist”

The rest of the website is and has been completely functional throughout the duration.

Unfortunately, we have uncovered a fairly large inadequacy with regard to this provider’s services, support and backup procedures. Frankly, it is absolutely unacceptable and it is not typical in the industry.

As such, I am currently looking at other options for the future JLPOA website. In the meantime I have recreated the home page (blog page) so you can expect regular updates throughout the Summer\Winter months.

I expect the changeover (to the new host) to take place late in 2015.  Until then, we will continue to use IPOWER.

See ya at the lake!

Please let me know if you have any questions.
Jimmy Lehnerz
Email: vice-president@jlpoa.org
Phone: 720.352.5497
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/JLPOA/