2019 Photos

Click on the links below to view pictures from different events The American Legion, Peter J Courcy Post 178 attended or held throughout the year.

Dec 20, 2019 – Color Guard at Frisco Bowl

Dec 19, 2019 – Dec Social Muster

Dec 13, 2020 – Wreaths Across America

On Friday, December 13, 2019, members of The American Legion, Frisco Post 178 assisted in distributing approximately 43,400 wreaths to the burial sites at DFW National Cemetery.

Dec 2, 2019 – Frisco Lakes Texas Boys and Girls State

The Frisco Lakes Veterans Group presented a program to members and residents of Frisco Lakes on their 2019 accomplishments. One of their proudest accomplishments was the support of both Texas Boys State and Bluebonnet Girls State; they invited two 2019 delegates to share their story on what attending the program meant to them. Karlene Stelling, Reedy High School, epresented Girls State and Preston Cook, Legacy Christian High School, represented Boy State.

Every year the Frisco American Legion, Peter J. Courcy Post, 178 and Auxiliary Unit 178 coordinate, organize, and raise funds for students from Frisco area High Schools to attend these events.

Nov 21, 2019 – Nov Membership Meeting

Nov 16, 2019 – 6th Annual Post 178 Social

Nov 12, 2019 – Vets Day, Sunset Assisted Living

Nov 11, 2019 – FISD Board of Trustee Meeting

Nov 9, 2019 – Frisco Community Parade

Nov 8, 2019 – Bonham VA Veterans Day

Oct 10, 2019 – Red River Softball Game

Sept 11, 2019 – JP Morgan’s Remembering 9-11

Post 178 Color Guard members Terry Gilbert, Ted Ruybal, Larry Marshall, Thor Anderson and Fred Rogers flank JP Morgan Chase Bank representative Mylinda Roth during flag raising ceremonies honor the memory of 911. This is the third year that Post 178 conducted the flag raising for this event. JP Morgan Chase Bank is a stout supporter of Veterans and Americanism in general

Feb 12 – Sept 3, 2019 – Boys State Delegates

Mayor Cheney and the Frisco City Council recognized the 2019 Boy State Delegates on September 3, 2019 by reading a Proclamation to them in their honor. The 25 young men represented the City of Frisco, Frisco Independent School District and the American Legion extremely well.

Aug 16, 2019 – Green Gator Social

Aug 8, 2019 – Post Officers

Jul 16, 2019 – 30 Days of Service

A group of college students, lead by Alex Quian, devoted their summer to providing 30 different community projects throughout North Texas within 30 days. One of their projects was providing a complementary dinner to members of Post 178 on July 18, 2019.

May 24, 2019 – Bonham Visit

May 20, 2019 – Boys State Orientation

May 19, 2019 – Vets with Vettes

May 16, 2019 – July Membership Meeting

May 2, 2019 – Garden Club Luncheon

May 2, 2019 – Garden Club Luncheon 2

Mar 24 – Apr 1, 2019 – Frisco Veterans Shoot Out & Social

Mar 21, 2019 – Membership meeting

Mar 21, 2019 – American Legion Basic Training Certificates

Mar 21, 2019 – Roy Brewer, Casualties of War

Mar 19, 2019 – Post 178 5th Anniversary Recognition

Feb 21, 2019 – David Break 45 Yr Award

Feb 21, 2019 – Image One Ribbon Cutting

Feb 21, 2019 – Caliber Collision

Jan 17 – Feb 21, 2019 – Basic Training Graduates

Feb 17, 2019 – Oratorical Banquet

State 2019 Oratorical Finals Held in Frisco

The four finalists in this year’s Texas Oratorical competition are; Paige Shaneck, Post 53, Dallas, 1st Division winner; Victoria Permann, Post 240, Stevenville, 4th Division winner; Tanner David, Post 115, Belleville, 3rd Division winner and Rajveer Kindra, Post 324, Houston, 2nd Division winner.

Jan 17, 2019 – Flag Disposal Presentation