HELP = HOPE

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A public forum and information exchange on post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and suicide awareness, prevention and recovery will be held on Saturday, September 26th, at Clarke County High School. Health care professionals, mental health support agencies, and law enforcement … 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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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

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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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