Comrades, Congratulations to the following posts for obtaining All American Status! 8466 Wake Forest Post 9810 Warsaw Post 10222 Murphy Post 11119 Vanceboro Post Billy Ray Brown Quartermaster / Adjutant Department of North Carolina
The last car has departed the parking lot at Embassy Suites Greensboro and the Department of North Carolina VFW State Convention is now complete. Lots of new friends were made, many a story told, and old friends found again. Were you there? Don't fret. There are many photos posted for you to view.
Van Sullivan, Commander John C. M. Vann Post 5464, is now working closely with a local Monroe, NC, JROTC Commander that supports two local high schools. The JROTC Commander was seeking involvement with the Monroe VFW and wanted to know how his JROTC unit could help. It was perfect timing.
The Secretary of Veterans Affairs released a statement yesterday on the recent concerns about the VA and patient care. Here it is:
William Thien, Commander-in-Chief of Veterans of Foreign Wars stopped in Durham on Wednesday at VFW Post 2740. Posts from District 6 and Alamance, Orange, Henderson, and Caswell county, joined Post 2740 members for a light lunch and talk with the CINC.