Category Archives: Americanism

Frisco Memorial Day Observance

𝐌𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐢𝐚𝐥 𝐃𝐚𝐲 𝐂𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐧𝐲 𝐢𝐧 𝐅𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐜𝐨 𝐢𝐬 𝐚 “𝐆𝐎” Frisco, Texas – Frisco Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8273 and the Frisco Garden Club partner to host the 2020 Memorial Day Ceremony.  At 9:00 am on Monday, May 25, 2020 veterans … Continue reading

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9/11 Post Namesake Inspires Texas Post

Fred Rogers made a promise to Mary Bush, the mother of Army Cpl. Peter J. Courcy, who was killed in a suicide bombing attack in 2009. That promise has fueled the launch, growth and success of American Legion Peter J. … 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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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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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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