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.
May 14, 2021 – Armed Forces Day Celebration at Prairie Estates Nursing Home
May 13, 2021 – Texas Gold Star Families Memorial Dedication
Detail Members: Fred Rogers, Ted Ruybal, Larry Wilhelm, Terry Gilbert
April 9, 2021 – Color Guard Presents Colors at Allen Americans Hockey Game
Color Guard Members Fred Rogers, John Ricca, and Larry Wilhelm Presenting the Colors at Allen Americans Hockey Game
Mar 2021 – Burnie Sutter Honorary Life Membership
Post 178 Commander Fred Rodgers Presents Honorary Life Membership for Burnie Sutter to Sandi Richards
Feb – Mar, 2021 – Texas Boys State Interview and Selection
Post 178 Boys State Committee selected 20 young men to attend the virtual Texas Boys State from Sunday, June 27, 2021 through Friday, July 2, 2021. So far, we have sent 121 young men to Texas Boys State and with another 20 young men in 2021; we will have sponsored a total of 141 Texas Boys State Delegates.
American Legion Post 178 veterans received a standing ovation at the March 16, 2021 Frisco City Council Meeting as Mayor Jeff Chaney cited a proclamation declaring March 29 as National Vietnam War Veterans Day in Frisco, Texas.
2021 – Oratorical Competition
Harbani Kohli, a junior at Reedy High School, was presented a Certificate of Recognition by City of Frisco Mayor Jeff Cheney at the March 16, 2021 City Council Meeting for her outstanding performance for winning the American Legion Post 178 Oratorical Scholarship Speech Contest and the 4th District contest earlier this year. For winning the two contests, she received $750 scholarships.
Jan 31, 2021 – Mayor Bob Warren 100th Birthday
Color Guard members L to R – Larry Marshall, Ted Ruybal, Larry Wilhelm, Terry Gilbert
Jan16, 2021 – Wreath Removal at D/FW National Cemetery
Wreath Removal at D/FW National Cemetery On Saturday, January 16th
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