Category Archives: Organizational News

House Passes Roe, Walz Resolution Authorizing American Legion Centennial Coin

The House passed Representatives Roe and Walz’s resolution to authorize the creation of a commemorative coin in honor of The American Legion’s 100 years of service to America’s veterans. Continue reading

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Sen Burr Honors Jerry Hedrick

U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina took time on the Senate floor to honor longtime American Legion National Executive Committeeman Jerry Hedrick, who passed away in his home state during the 2014 National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. Continue reading

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Richard Neville Elected National Vice Commander

A member of American Legion Clayton Post 71 was elected recently as American Legion National Vice Commander – Southeast Region. Continue reading

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District Meetings – Nov 15th.

Department of North Carolina posts are part of a district and division. Each district holds periodic meetings to share ideas, concerns, and to train post commanders, adjutants and other interested post members. Continue reading

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Why I Belong to the American Legion

As this writer completes another set of stories about our Post’s activities in Chapel Hill, I am reminded of the value of an active, vibrant post in our community. No, not just in our community, but in towns, villages, cities and counties throughout our nation. Have you ever asked yourself, “What would our town be like without an American Legion post?” “Do we make a difference?” For us, I need only point to our recent successes with youth. Our youth are our future. Continue reading

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Ordering Name Tags, Caps, and Pins

Need a name tag? You can order them on-line and have it shipped right to your home. Select the blue badge as shown on the right. Continue reading

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