2014 NALPA Media Awards

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Post 41 was just informed that our website, www.alpost41.org, placed second in the National American Legion Press Association’s Media Awards for 2014. Websites were be judged on: local information, user friendly, site design, links, appropriateness of information, and attractiveness. Post … Continue reading

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USMC Grave Marking

Marine Reenactors

Over one hundred people from across the country assembled in Green Hill Cemetery on Sunday afternoon to honor the World War I Marine Corps officer who famously said the words, “Retreat, hell! We just got here!” The event honored Clarke … Continue reading

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Shenandoah University Veterans Writing Project

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Every veteran has a story; some just need a little help telling it. The newly-formed Shenandoah University Veterans Writing Project (VWP) will provide veterans, active and reserve service members, and military families an effective and cost-free outlet to tell their … Continue reading

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Post Family Picnic

2014 Boys State Delegates Stephen Pannier, Brian Rhodes and Travis Elsea.

On September 3rd, our annual Post Family picnic was held at Chet Hobert Park. Over one hundred fifty members of our Legion family attended—one of the largest crowds we have ever had. We enjoyed a delicious picnic dinner and good … Continue reading

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Veterans Food Drive

Food Drive Coordinator Keith Brobst with some of the food collected during the Veterans  Food Drive.

The annual Clarke County Veterans’ July Food Drive has just concluded. The veterans from both American Legion Post 41 and VFW Post 9760, along with the good people of Clarke County, have made this year’s effort another success. Over 500 … Continue reading

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