American Legion Post 353

Honoring Heroes

Veterans, families and friends came together Monday to honor fallen heroes at The American Legion Post 353’s Memorial Day Ceremony. A moment of silence, the On Flanders Field poem, a Sargent At Arms salute, the laying of the flowers at the memorial, the raising of the flag, a three-rife volley and the bugler playing Taps…

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Deputy of the Year

by E.I. Hillin Making sure the county is void of illegal dump sites of trash and hazardous waste materials is Deputy Jacob Briggs’ job, but his love is serving the people. “What better way to help your community than law enforcement,” he said. “I get to be that guy that people can call and count…

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American Legion Employees of the Year

  Each year American Legion Post 353 honors three city employees who exemplify community spirit. The city employee of the year, police officer of the year, and fire department employee of the year were honored on March 9 during the American Legion Post 353 meeting.  “We are proud of our police, fire, and city employees,”…

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