February will be an exciting month. We have the polar plunge on Feb 4th at 2pm. On Feb 5th, Super Bowl Sunday, we’re having a chili cook off starting at 3pm. It’s $10 to enter your chili in the contest and $5 to eat. The $5 fee is waived if you’re paying the entry fee. […]
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By Bryan|2016-12-30T13:22:19+00:00December 30th, 2016|
Hello everyone AND hello 2017! I’m Looking forward to a great year. We have some new and exciting events planned this year along with continuing our traditional ones.
There is one program this month, Signing of the Vietnam Peace Accord, on the 27th at 6pm. Also this month we’re starting a monthly birthday celebration the 4th […]
By Bryan|2016-11-29T18:44:15+00:00November 29th, 2016|
As we look back on 2016 what a wonderful year it has been thanks to the men and women that have served and volunteered for the VFW to keep the organization going.
As we move forward into 2017, each and everyone of you has set some high standards for the post. We have one of the […]
By Bryan|2016-10-30T21:20:34+00:00October 30th, 2016|
November looks like it’s going to be a very busy month. On Fri, Nov 4th we have service members visiting our post as part of the Operation Welcome Home/Take A Soldier Fishing event. Come on down to the post in the evening to be part of the big welcome we give them. We’ll have burgers […]
By Bryan|2016-10-30T21:00:12+00:00September 30th, 2016|
I greatly appreciate all of the volunteers who have stepped up to cook and thank those who did a great job cleaning the kitchen and storage room.
The Blue Star Mothers, Kim James, Cindy Fossett and Gina Neal, were honored last month at the post at a special program conducted by Priscilla McMurry. These mothers have […]
By Bryan|2016-08-29T16:40:25+00:00August 29th, 2016|
This summer has flown by so quickly and what a fun and exciting year we’ve had so far at our Post.
We have several events planned for Labor Day weekend. The Auxiliary is having a food auction on Fri, Sep 2nd starting at 6pm. Details of the auction are on the reverse calendar side. On Sat, […]
By Bryan|2016-10-30T20:58:31+00:00August 1st, 2016|
July went by so quickly and was such a very busy month with Officer training and National Convention. The Fourth of July weekend was an awesome success and I would like to thank everyone that helped cooked the pig, and those that helped to set up and clean up. It’s volunteers like you that make […]
By Bryan|2016-10-30T20:59:12+00:00June 30th, 2016|
I’m proud to be serving VFW Post 7873 as commander for the upcoming year. I would like to congratulate all the new officers.
To start off with, we have a nap pig roast scheduled for July 3rd down on the slab at 2pm but if it’s too hot or there’s a chance of rain we’ll move […]
By Bryan|2016-05-30T07:36:28+00:00May 30th, 2016|
What a great weekend we had with the Rough Riders, May 12-14. We had a good time and we realized good proceeds from the event. The Rough Riders are considering coming back next year for their meeting and outing.
I want to thank Jerry Hinton, Brian Halley, Nick Abate, and Vern Terbl for assisting me in […]
By Bryan|2016-04-28T20:45:37+00:00April 28th, 2016|
Officer elections were held at our April meeting. Congratulations to those who were elected to their positions. The following are VFW Post 7873 Officers for 2016-2017:
Commander – Fred Green
Sr. Vice – Gary Hicks
Jr. Vice – Jerry Hinton
Quartermaster – Vern Terbl
Chaplain – Zip Tarver
Judge Advocate – Bill Phillips
Surgeon – Cindy Unerfusser
1 Yr. Trustee – Joe Barnett