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Veterans History Project

The Veterans History Project collects, preserves, and makes accessible the firsthand accounts of American wartime veterans so that future generations may learn about veterans’ experiences in their own words to better understand the realities of war. The United States Congress … Continue reading

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Purple Heart Social 2019

Come join the Frisco Veterans Advisory Committee to celebrate and honor our Purple Heart Recipients. There will be food!! Thanks to our amazing sponsor Dr. Adeel Haq from Pain Management of North Dallas Texas. For more information please follow the … Continue reading

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Recognition our Veterans Deserve – Badges of Honor

Collin County is honored to be called home by nearly 40,000 of our nation’s valiant veterans. As a Marine, ensuring my fellow servicemen and women receive the recognition they deserve for their sacrifice to our nation is incredibly important. That’s … Continue reading

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Frisco Veterans Social 2019

You are invited to Frisco Mayor Cheney’s Veterans Social. Thursday, March 28, 2019 6:00pm – 8:00pm Frisco Fresh Market 9215 John W Elliot Dr. Frisco, TX 75034 Veterans and their family members will be treated to 1 FREE RIDE and … Continue reading

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Denton County Veteran Service Office Opens 6th Permanent Location

The Denton County Veteran Service office is proud to announce a sixth permanent location for Veterans Service. The Commissioner Court approved location at the Frisco Government Center rounds out permanent services in all Precincts of Denton County. The office in … Continue reading

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American Legion Post 178 to Host State Oratory Finals in Frisco

On President’s Day Weekend, the top student orators in the state will arrive in Frisco in hopes of winning the top honors in the annual Oratorical Competition of the American Legion, Department of Texas. Over the 23 Legion districts of … Continue reading

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The VA and FCC Continue to Team Up to Combat Illegal Robocalls

The US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) continue to team up to combat illegal robocalls targeting Americans, including Veterans and their families. Each year, the FCC receives more than 200,000 complaints about unwanted calls. … Continue reading

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Lakeside Middle School Pep Rally Color Presentation

The Post 178 Color Guard presented the Colors during a pep rally at Lakeside Middle School, Little Elm, on November 9th. Continue reading

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Veterans Day 2018

Veterans Day is intended to thank all those who honorably served in the military – in war time or peace time. Continue reading

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Boys State Proclamation 2018

On 18 September 2018, Frisco’s Mayor Cheney recognized the Frisco Boys State by reading a proclamation during the Frisco City Council meeting. Continue reading

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