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Terry Begue, a Journey to the 2017 International Convention

The World Champion of Public Speaking, a goal that any Toastmaster can aim for, is a title that Terry Begue has pursued since he entered his first speech contest nine years ago. His wife expressed her doubt, asking why he wanted to compete. In the beginning, it was for the thrill; the adrenaline and excitement that’s…

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Nominate a Fellow Toastmaster as “Toastmaster of the Year”

Do you know a Toastmaster who did a spectacular job last year (2015-2016)? Do you feel that person should be recognized for his or her efforts? Now is your opportunity to nominate a fellow Toastmaster for Toastmaster of the Year! Recognition is also available for Area Director of the Year and Division Director of the Year for those people you feel performed…

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April 2016 Newsletter – District 10 News and Events

Spring Conference Update, Proxy Reminder, and Your Goals by Dave Wiley, District 10 Program Quality Director The District 10 Spring Conference is right around the corner! Don’t miss seeing Sheryl Roush show you the ins-and-outs of adding Sparkle to your presentations. On Sunday she is offering a course on becoming a professional presenter. You will also enjoy twelve…

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Nominate a Fellow Toastmaster as “Toastmaster of the Year”

Do you know a Toastmaster who did a spectacular job last year (2014-2015)? Do you feel that person should be recognized for his or her efforts? Now is your opportunity to nominate a fellow Toastmaster for Toastmaster of the Year! Recognition is also available for Area Governor of the Year and Division Governor of the Year for those people…

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Huron resident is semifinalist in the world’s largest speech contest

Kitty Brandal, Ph.D., of Huron, Ohio, outshone over 250 local participants to win the district-level competition of the Toastmasters International Speech Contest, representing District 10 (Northeastern Ohio). Dr. Brandal has qualified to advance to the semifinal rounds of the contest. She is vying for one of 10 spots in the World Championship of Public Speaking…

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Award Winners for 2013-2014

Each year, District 10 selects members within district leadership and the general body for the prestigious Area Governor of the Year, Division Governor of the Year, and Toastmaster of the Year. In addition, the District Governor selects special award recipients for work done during the course of the year. It is with great pleasure and honor that I…

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Robert Capestrain Celebrates 50 years as a Toastmaster!

Fifty years ago, Robert A. Capestrain joined Toastmasters on March 1, 1964. Since joining, he has given more than 700 evaluated speeches and credits Toastmasters for his success as a business owner, city councilman and county commissioner. He founded Capestrain Jewelers in downtown Canton in 1956 and was fully active in his business for 50…

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