On Tuesday, January 20, 2009, members of Mason's Hochheim Prairie Farm Mutual Branch 160 held their yearly meeting at the Mason National Bank. They were joined by Hochheim District Director, Randy Leifeste, Hochheim underwriter, Kristin Marak, and Jocelynn & Kendal Hemphill of Hemphill Insurance.
Current officers and directors for Hochheim Prairie Farm Mutual Branch 160 are President Mary Hemphill, Vice President Arleene Gammill, Secretary Thom Canfield, Director Jan Appleby, & Director Al Dreyer.
Hochheim's Branch 160 currently has 359 members with owner occupied homes in Mason County. For each of these members, Hochheim Prairie returns $5 of their local branch to be used as the membership elects. This year, Branch 160 received $1,795. The members voted to distribute funds to the Mason VFD, Mason Senior Center, Mason PTO, Mason Food Bank, Mother's Day Out, Bluebonnet Casa, & Mom's in Touch.