Crestview News Bulletin Contributor
CRESTVIEW — Since 1990, the AMVETS, Ladies Auxiliary, Sons of AMVETS and AMVETS Riders have shared Christmas dinners for those in need. That tradition continues this year.
“We will be delivering meals in the area from Shoal River in the east and south, Yellow River to … Read More »
Melody Burri | Daily Messenger
A three-hour collection will take place Dec. 2 during Victor’s Christmas in the Village event
VICTOR — During a season that’s full of gift-giving and celebration, an effort is underway to help bring joy to a season that, for some, can be challenging.
Area veterans … Read More »
Jason Jordan | The Evening Tribune
HORNELL — For Hornell AMVETS and AMVETS Riders, a helping hand is always a two way street.
Building on their positive relationship with the area’s first responders, the Post and Club collaborated to make a significant donation to both the Hornell Police and Fire … Read More »
Saluting Fort Hill Veterans
RICK NORTON | The Cleveland Daily Banner
In a community that takes to heart a message often driven home by Tennessee Commissioner of Veterans Services Many-Bears Grinder, AMVETS veterans have honored both the living and the dead.
In observance of the recent Veterans Day Weekend activities, … Read More »
HILLWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS RAISE $10,928
TO BUILD THE NATIONAL DESERT STORM WAR MEMORIAL
Washington, DC, November 11, 2017 – To celebrate Veterans Day, Hillwood Middle School in Fort Worth, TX, took on National Desert Storm War Memorial (NDSWM) Texas School Challenge: raising funds to build the National Desert … Read More »
Jim Herrin | Herald Citizen
A new organization, intended to appeal to younger military veterans in the area, has been chartered in Cookeville.
Highland AMVETS Post 44 was organized after Jason Murphy, a veteran of the Air Force, was approached about starting a local chapter.
“I’m actually kind of sad … Read More »
Carl Prine | San Diego Union-Tribune
With the World War II hero seated in the shadow of its looming gray hull, the U.S. Navy on Saturday christened the Hershel “Woody” Williams, adding another vessel to America’s growing arsenal in the Pacific.
The ship’s namesake, retired Marine Chief Warrant Officer 4 … Read More »
AMVETS post 89 (Homosassa, FL) took part in locating and cleaning veterans headstones located in Homosassa’s Stage Stand Cemetery, October 21. The AMVETS spent the morning restoring gravestones of World War I, World War II, Korea and Vietnam veterans.
Roger Ingall, Past VFW 8189 Auxillery President obtained … Read More »
AMVETS POST 44 (Struthers, OH), Sons, and Riders, along with Home Depot, help disabled veteran Mike Willochell of Boardman get his house rehabbed last week. The AMVETS assisted with new siding, garage door maintenance, landscaping, and fixing blinds.
We Thank National 2nd Vice Jan Brown, JP Brown and all Post … Read More »
Emily Lech | Richland Source
MANSFIELD — AMVETS Post 26 Mansfield is giving people a chance to get into the holiday spirit a little early with its annual Christmas card drive.
The organization is collecting Christmas cards for men and women serving in the military now through Oct. 31, according … Read More »