Category Archives: Americanism

2018 Division I Football Championship

American Legion, Peter J Courcy, Post 178 Color Guard performed the presentation of the colors at the 2018 Division I Football championship hosted at Toyota Stadium here in Frisco, Texas.  The North Dakota State University Bison took on the James … Continue reading

Posted in Americanism, Events

N.O.C. Consulting and Post 178 distribute meals to fellow veterans.

    Volunteers for Post 178 load up boxes of non-perishable food to be distributed to veterans. N.O.C. Consulting contacted the Frisco American Legion to assist in distributing the non-perishable food boxes to veterans in the Frisco and surrounding areas. … Continue reading

Posted in Americanism, Giving Back, Uncategorized

Wreaths Across America – 2 Events

Friday,  December 15 – DFW National Cemetery Volunteers needed to distribute boxes  9:00 AM:  Depart Frisco Senior Center in car pools to DFW National Cemetery 2:00 PM: Approximate time of return to Frisco Senior Center Bring work gloves to move cardboard boxes Weather:  … Continue reading

Posted in Americanism, Anniversary, Memorial

Wreaths Across America

We currently have 11,655 Wreaths for the DFW National Cemetery and we need 45,000 wreaths to cover the entire cemetery. The donation deadline is December 1st Donation Link: Thank you for your support and God Bless our Veterans!!! Remember the fallen; … Continue reading

Posted in Americanism, Events, Memorial

Bill Cates honored as Distinguished Veteran of the Year!

Bill Cates, a lifelong Frisco resident, has been honored by Mayor Cheney as the 2017 Distinguished Veteran of the Year. Bill is a Korean War Veteran who served in the United States Army and has lived all of his 85 years … Continue reading

Posted in Americanism, Army, Awards

Frisco is a Purple Heart City

During the Frisco City Council Meeting on Tuesday September 5 at approximately 1830 hours Mayor Jeff Cheney presented a Proclamation designating Frisco as a Purple Heart City.  The purpose is  is meant to honor the service and sacrifice of our nation’s men and women in uniform and … Continue reading

Posted in Americanism, Awards, Events

National POW/MIA Recognition Day

September 15th was National POW/MIA Recognition Day.  In honor of this day and all of the POW/MIA service members the City of Frisco, along with members of American Legion, Peter J Courcy, Post 178, raised the POW/MIA Flag for what may … Continue reading

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