Congratulations to our New ( and Old) Officers.
Commander: Colleen Wiley
Sr. Vice CMD: Matt Freeman
Jr. Vice CMD: John Wiley
Quarter Master: Ashley Showalter
Chaplain: Pat Freeman
Surgeon: Bill Moorehead
Judge Advocate: Shane Stabler
Adjutant: Andrew Rickard
Officer of the Day: Larry "Smoke" Kiracofe
Seargent of the Guard: Les Brown
In May's meeting, 2 May, there will be an Installation Ceremony. All regular members are encoura...Read Full Post »
PRICES HAVE CHANGED see below
THE BAR NOW OFFERS FOOD FROM THE GRILL
Food Service is available Monday through Thursday from 4 pm til 8 pm
Menu: Sides Menu:
Fried Bologna French Fries
Fried Hot Dogs Mozzarella Sticks
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*URGENT UPDATE* Elections are this Thursday due to a change in National Constitution & By-Laws
We are starting the election process for our Post Officers.
During March and April meetings we will have open nominations. May we will hold elections and install the new officers in June.
Nominations and elections are open to any paid up regular member of the Post. ...Read Full Post »
Here is a link to VFW Department of Ohio's Newsletter for this month: http://www.ohiovfw.org/index_htm_files/Mar%202013%20News%20Letter.pdf
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27, 2013
VFW Advocacy Protects Veterans’ Cost-of-Living Adjustments
Last week, the Senate passed a VFW-supported amendment as part of their budget resolution (S.Con.Res.8) for fiscal year 2014 prior to formally adjourning back to their home state offices. The amendment ensured that cost-of-living adjustments, or COLA, for disabled veterans and Social Security beneficiaries would still be calculated equitably...Read Full Post »
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Why Military Members Get More Protection From High-Cost Credit
by Chris Birk on 03/05/2013
In a perfect world, unscrupulous creditors couldn’t take advantage of anyone, especially those who serve our country. There would also be a fool-proof law that protects military members and their families from the abuses of high-risk credit products like payday and auto title loans.
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Army Details Where Sequestration Will Hit Hardest
Feb 27, 2013
Military.com| by Michael Hoffman
Army leaders got down to the gritty details of how sequestration will affect the service with examples ranging from the reduction of day care hours to delaying weapons programs to asking soldiers to collect trash on post.
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Lawmakers introduce bill to demote Pentagon's new medal
By Joyce Tsai
Stars and Stripes
Published: February 27, 2013
WASHINGTON — Lawmakers are lashing out at the Pentagon’s creation of the Distinguished Warfare Medal - intended to honor the contributions of drone pilots and cyber warriors who haven’t set foot on the battlefield - by introducing legislation that would ban it from being rated on par with or above the Purple Heart.
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