The Norman Transcript


February 8, 2013

Rotary International President serves pancakes to NHS students

NORMAN — Rotary International President Sakuji Tanaka and President-elect Ron Burton served pancakes at Norman High School early Friday before heading to Reagan Elementary School to hand out dictionaries to students.

Tanaka, from Japan, and Burton, a longtime Norman resident, will be at tonight’s banquet at the NCED Marriott Hotel and Conference Center.

Tanaka arrived in Oklahoma Thursday and will depart early Saturday.

Burton will be installed as president at this year’s international convention in Lisbon, Portugal, in June. Burton’s wife, Jetta, was also on hand at Norman High this morning where she was a longtime faculty member.





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