Category Archives: Membership

Veterans Health and Benefits Fair – Yanceyville

This news item came to us from Yanceyville.  It’s a Veterans Health and Benefits Fair and an Agent Orange Class.  It is tomorrow!  If you live in the north county area, this may be something for you to consider.  Don’t forget your neighboring vets.  There is no better way to serve our community than to help veterans and their families.  That is what we do in the American Legion. Continue reading

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VA Benefit Programs Help Families

Here is information from the VA that should be shared with not only your fellow members, but to non-member veterans in your neighborhood. Continue reading

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Finding a Home for our At-Large Members

Post No. 6 members are gathering today at the Post to work together in a project to invite Department of North Carolina at-large post member (members of Post 1981) to affiliate with Chapel Hill. Continue reading

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And the choice is….

This month’s post member meeting presentation unveiled multiple exterior designs for our new post home.  Gurltiz Architectural Group PA of Chapel Hill, post architects, shared three designs previously considered by the post’s Design Committee and Executive Committee. There was a … Continue reading

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Post Membership – “This Post is Jumping!”

“This post is jumping!” A hearty “Thank You” to our members for their diligence in membership renewal and recommending membership to other local veterans. We were at 96.7% or 178 active members. We need just a few more renewals or new members to reach 100%. Continue reading

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The Climb

The journey is not over. It is time to serve others. Continue reading

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Department of NC to Publish Member Directory

The American Legion’s Centennial year is fast approaching. It is 2019 and we’ll be celebrating the assembly of American Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in Europe to form the American Legion. The Department of North Carolina is also preparing for their their centennial. Part of their program is a project to create a 100th Anniversary Member Directory. Continue reading

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DOD Opens On-Line PX To All Veterans

The Department of Defense announced a policy change that will extend limited online military exchange shopping privileges to all honorably discharged veterans of the military. Continue reading

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Flintlock’s Morgan Horses on Display

At our Post May 9th meeting we have arranged for a demonstration of America’s oldest registered breed of equine – The Morgan Horse.  Come early and share in the camaraderie with your friends,  as local horse enthusiasts show off their … Continue reading

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Tricare Pharmacy Network Change

CVS will leave the Tricare pharmacy network, replaced by drug giant Walgreens starting Dec. 1, the Defense Health Agency announced Friday. All CVS pharmacies, including those inside Target stores, will no longer be considered “in network,” but Walgreens, a company that left Tricare in 2011 in a nasty dispute over drug discounts will return, according to DHA. Continue reading

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