Monthly Archives: August 2011

How To Contact Congress?

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In our current unsettled political climate in Congress, it is important that we exercise our obligations as citizens and let elected representatives know our views on legislative issues—especially those regarding veterans’ affairs.   This can be done by personal letter, telephone, … Continue reading

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Legion College

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(By Will Nelson, Service Officer) I traveled to Midlothian, Virginia, on August 5th to attend the three-day American Legion College, presented by the Department of Virginia.  There were over 200 attendees.  Classes were presented for general membership consumption with separate … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday

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VFW Post 9760 has decided to host annual events in celebration of the birthdays of military services.  The U.S. Marine Corps celebrates its birthday every year and it is time for members of the other branches to show their pride.  … Continue reading

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Veterans’ Food Drive

VFW Commander Bob Wagner, Tom Bundy, and American Legion Commander Bill Overbey loading some of the food collected during the Veterans' Food Drive.

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

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Post Excellence Award

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Post 41 is a recipient of the Post Excellence Award presented by National Commander Jimmie Foster.  This award recognizes Posts that demonstrated excellence in four of the main areas of concern to The American Legion.  To qualify for the award, … Continue reading

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