The La Plata Lions club met Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. at the La Plata Baptist Family Life Center. The meeting was called to order by Lion Gary Cunningham. Clyde Burch gave the invocation. Pledges were led by Gary Smith. The group helped Jean Bruce, Ed Swinney, Frank Scott and Peggy Turner celebrate birthdays. Gary and Louise Cunningham celebrated an anniversary. A meal was served by La Plata C&R Market. The group was listened to Cameron East and Julie Lewis speak on the use and the importance of smoke and carbon monoxide alarms. Accompanying them were the former Fire Chief Jerry Thomas and wife, Peggy. Members attending were Leila Ward, Duane Turner, Gary and Shirley Smith, Marvin and Betty Seidt, Frank and Diana Scott, Don and Dana Miller, Gary Cunningham, Gary and Donna Clarkson, Richard and Sharron Burns, Clyde and Betty Burch.