Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird Lecture by Buz Carpenter

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“The SR-71 was a joy to fly,” says Buz Carpenter. “You knew that the pictures you were taking and the electronic information you were collecting were vital to the president.” Retired United States Air Force (USAF) Colonel Adelbert W. “Buz” Carpenter flew … Continue reading

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2015 Scholarship Recipients

Legion Scholarship

Post 41 has awarded academic scholarships to two graduating seniors from Clarke County High School. Each $2,000 scholarship will be paid to the students’ college accounts prior to the beginning of the second semester. The scholarships were presented by Commander … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Service

Sons of the American Revolution retiring the colors.

On a bright and beautiful Sunday afternoon, Clarke County remembered those who have served and sacrificed for our country. Several hundred residents and visitors gathered on the lawn around the gazebo in Rose Hill Park for the community’s Memorial Day … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Activities

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Clarke County’s Memorial Day Service will be at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 24th in Rose Hill Park, Berryville. The theme of the program this year will be “Service, Commitment and Sacrifice”, in honor of those who served and made … Continue reading

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Korean War Veterans Honored

Some of the Korean War Era Veterans who were honored.

At the April 11th Awards and Appreciation Dinner, Post 41 recognized its members who served on active duty during the Korean War Era. The Korean War is often referred to as the “Forgotten War” and the men and women who … Continue reading

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