On March 20, Lion Clarence Divine was awarded the Jim and Joyce Davis Lifetime Service Award by Maria Andrews, District Governor of Lions District 1-J. The award was much deserved as Divine has been serving for 59 years. Divine has held the posts of president and 1- and 2-year directors. He was instrumental in the planning, development and construction of both DeKalb and Cortland's Lions parks. Additionally, Divine was a charter member of the Cortland Lions Club in 1973.