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Alabama/NW Florida Area
DISTRICT 15 INTERGROUP
On February 8, 1973, the 12th District Intergroup of the
Alabama/NW Florida Area, was recorded by the General Service
Office in New York. Jim W., of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida,
was the delegate to the Alabama/NW Florida Area Assembly
at this time and had a big part in getting District 12 established
as an intergroup of AA The first DCM of this new intergroup
was Ivan S., who served in 1973-74.
May 13, 1974, following the establishment of Districts 13
and 14, District 12 was to become officially known as District
15of the Alabama/NW Florida Area of AA This new District
was called "The Greater Panama City Intergroup Committee."
District Committee was formed in October of 1974. Jack H.
of Panama City, Florida, was elected DCM The new District
Committee functioned separately from the Greater Panama
City Intergroup Committee for the next five years with the
Intergroup meeting bi-monthly and the District Committee
meeting monthly. In 1976, Stan S. of Panama City, Florida,
was elected DCM.
November of 1977, the word "Greater" was deleted
from its title and the intergroup was called the "Panama
City Intergroup Committee". Chuck G. was elected DCM
in January of 1979.
November of 1979, the "Panama City Intergroup Committee"
and the "District Committee" were combined into
one function. This combination was known as the "Panama
City Intergroup Committee".
January 1, 1980, Jimmie C. was elected DCM and became Chairman
of the Panama City Intergroup Committee.
December 10, 1981, the name of the Panama City Intergroup
Committee was changed to the "District 15 Intergroup"
and remains such.
'first ever' occurred on January 1, 1983, when 'Shaky Jake'
B. took office as DCM -the first black man so elected in
'first' occurred on January 1, 1985, when Jane G. took office
as DCM -the first woman so elected in District 15.
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