The Veterans of Foreign Wars & Auxiliary would like to show it's appreciation to the Deputies, Firemen, First Responders, Policemen, Veterans and their Families by Inviting YOU to dinner on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016. Anytime between 4pm to 7pm. Fried Chicken with all the trimmings. Please RSVP to Duncan @ 469-658-6846.
Breakfast will be served at the Post for members, including the public, at 8:00 a.m. After breakfast everyone is invited to caravan to Lakeview Cemetery to help put flags on all the Veterans graves.
VFW members Randy Hughes, Lucinda Martinez, and Susan Neff are contacting schools in Waxahachie, and surrounding areas to present information on this program.
Deadline is February 15, 2016.
Judging of the Teacher nomination Essays will be Sunday, February 21st at Post 3894.
Wining teachers - 1 from Elementary School, 1 from middle school, and one from high School will then be contacted to furnish a one page resume, and other documentation that will be sent with the original nominating teachers essay to the next level of this program - VFW District Judging.
Please don't forget: The Waxahachie Civic Center will be celebrating Veterans on Saturday, November 14, 2015 with their traditional Veterans Program at the Civic Center.
If you haven't seen this program before you're missing something special, and it you have seen it before I'm sure you'll want to see it again.
For all Veterans, Residents of Waxahachie, and surrounding area:
Please remember the City of Waxahachie Proclamation to "Turn on the Lights", (your porch lights) on the evening of Wednesday, November 11th from 6:00pm till 10pm - Veterans Day.
It is a time that we, as a community, remember those who made the supreme sacrifice in order to preserve and protect our liberty.