Missouri Elk of the Year

Bud Clarkson

Bud Clarkson of Arcadia was presented this year’s “Missouri Elk of the Year Award” by the Elk’s State President Pete Nash. Pete cited Bud’s countless hours donated to the organization and the hard work which has led to the Missouri State Elk’s newspaper, “The Shozem,” receiving a five star rating for the past two years. Clarkson is the secretary for Elks Lodge #2330 in Pilot Knob.