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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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September 11 Observance

Join us as we remember those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001. Continue reading

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Wounded North Texas Marine Gets Donated Vehicle

Post 178 Color Guard presented the Colors for a ceremony where a SUV was presented to Cpl. Michael Fox, a wounded Texas Marine. Continue reading

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Presenting the Colors at the 2018 NAMPOW

Peter J. Courcy Post 178 was honored to present the colors at the 2018 NAMPOW (Vietnam era Prisoners of War) 45th Anniversary Freedom Reunion on August 18, 2018. This is an annual reunion and was held at the Omni Hotel at … Continue reading

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26th Congressional District Veteran Commendation Nominations NOW OPEN

To nominate a local veteran for the 2018 Congressional Veteran Commendation, the completed nomination form, along with additional information pertaining to the veteran’s service, should be returned to my Lake Dallas office by September 17, 2018. Continue reading

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American Legion Centennial Highlighted in 2019 Farmer’s Almanac

The 2019 issue of the Harris Farmer’s Almanac salutes The American Legion with a one-page article recognizing the organization’s 100th anniversary. Continue reading

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Presenting the Colors for the Dallas Rattlers Lacrosse Team

On Saturday, August 4th at the Ford Center at The Star Frisco, TX, the American Legion Post 178 Color Guard presented the Colors for the Dallas Rattlers Lacrosse Team. Left to right: John Ricca, Dave Fautheree, Ted Ruybal, Fred Rogers, Kevin Robinson

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