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Voice of Democracy winner congratulated by Veterans of Foreign Wars

...9th at a general membership meeting at the VFW Post in Soldotna. The prompt for this year's...For some 15 years Rachel Jurco of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary has been coordinating 1947 as an essay competition then the VFW became a partner them for a number of years...
Kevin Bagley

...away at home with his daughter and parents at his side. A Celebration of life will be held Sunday December 21st at 3 pm at the VFW in Soldotna Alaska. Kevin was the youngest of 4 children born to Barb and Van Bagley in Idaho Falls, Idaho on June 12th 1958...

For several years members of the American Legion, VFW Post 10046, Alaska Order of the Purple Heart, Amvets post...poppies and wreaths in remembrance of veterans no longer with us, VFW member Herb Stettler recited Lt. Col. John McCrae's poem...
School news

...information has been provided to area high schools, or is available by calling the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Chair at 262-9220. Applications must be received or delivered to the VFW Post, 134 N. Birch Street in Soldotna by Feb. 13, 2015. STEAM Ahead at...
Mr. Daniel Thomas Furlong

...Lifetime Hero" to his family and was a longtime member of the VFW and Elks Club.Daniel was preceded in death by his wife, Mary...Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, at Peninsula Memorial Chapel with the VFW officiating. Following his cremation, Daniel's ashes will...
News and Notes

...Academy, the 1st place winner. He will be awarded $1000 from the VFW Post, and his entry has been forwarded to state competition...including homeschooled students had the opportunity to compete in the VFW's annual essay competition to earn monetary awards and a trip...
Celebrating heroes

...history of Veteran's Day, which started as Armistice Day to commemorate the end of World War I in 1918. Soldotna resident and VFW member Herb Stettler recited Lt. Col. John McCrae's poem, "In Flanders Fields," while members of the audience placed...
Mr. William Henry Barham advocate for veterans and individuals. I will miss his daily history lesson and his NASCAR reports. His work at the VFW and for veterans is a great loss, but his example still remains. Bill would end all good-byes with the same simple phrase...
Around the District

...official entry forms or more information, visit, contact your school counselor, or call Rachel Jurco with the VFW Ladies Auxiliary at 262-1352. Entries must be submitted to VFW Post 10046, 134 N. Birch Street in Soldotna, no...
Senate candidates vie for veterans' votes

...all accounts comes to life when he visits American Legion and VFW posts - usually impromptu events that are closed to reporters...Tony Unsderfer, an avid hunter and gold-miner, sat at the VFW in Eagle River, pointing out the mounted wolverine that he shot...


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