Category Archives: Americanism

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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Pack 12 Wolf Den’s Hometown Hero Award

Pack 12 Wolf Den earned their Hometown Hero Award by learning about their Hometown Heroes, their jobs, what they did and what they loved about their job. The Hometown Heroes consisted of Army and Navy recruiters, American Legion Post veterans, Frisco … Continue reading

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Four Texas Boys Statesmen Recall Their Experience During 2018 Boys State

During the July, 2018 Membership Meeting, four Boy Statesmen told the membership about their experiences during the 2018 Texas Boys State, and thanked the Membership for allowing them to participate in such a great experience. From Left to Right: Eric … Continue reading

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Veteran, Military and First Responder Appreciation Day

Saturday, July 28th at the Frisco Athletic Center

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National Reunion of Vietnam POW’s Coming to Frisco

  You may need to turn up your volume to hear the video. You can also view the video at NBC 5 News DFW.  Video is copyright of NBC 5 News DFW.

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Frisco Freedom Fest Membership Drive

The membership drive at Frisco Freedom Fest was another outstanding success. A special thank you to Norm Burgess for putting together the below video.

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4th Annual Military Appreciation Day

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National Poppy Day

National Poppy Day: The American Legion has the support of Congress to designate the Friday before Memorial Day as National Poppy Day, a day that encourages all Americans to wear a red poppy as a symbol to honor the fallen … Continue reading

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Women’s Veterans Day

0945 – Prelude & Band starts 1000 – Ceremony starts. Frisco Mayor Cheney will say his remarks towards the beginning of the ceremony. Directly following the ceremony the other festivities will begin to include live music, BBQ, inflatable obstacle course and other resources … Continue reading

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