Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Four Chaplains

It was the evening of Feb. 2, 1943, and the U.S.A.T. Dorchester was crowded to capacity, carrying 902 service men, merchant seamen and civilian workers. Once a luxury coastal liner, the 5,649-ton vessel had been converted into an Army transport … Continue reading

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Join The Honor Guard

Since 1925, the Clarke County Honor Guard has been providing military funerals to honor local men and women who have faithfully served our country.  Over its eight decade history, it has provided military funerals for over a thousand local veterans. … Continue reading

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Beautification Project

At the November Legion meeting, a motion was approved for a landscaping project for the front of the Legion Building.  The project included removing the grass and weeds around the English boxwoods in front of the building and installing a … Continue reading

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