Michael Sheeley of the Carlinville Elks Lodge #1412 was awarded Illinois West Central Elk of the Year at this month's District Meeting. Mike has been an integral part of the Carlinville Lodge over the past couple of years. He has spent numerous hours working on the rehab of the new outdoor garden area. His is solely resposbile for the annual and monthly upkeep of the lawn and beautifcation of all the trees and flowers. The Carlinville Elk is grateful to have Michael Sheeley.