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Mo VFW Members Receive Award

Jim Rippy, Dennis Sweet,  & Russell Olewinski were presented the Veterans Volunteer Service awards by Lt. Governor Peter Kinder on March 1, 2016 in a ceremony at the state capitol Follow this link to a story about the award – Follow this link to another story about the event –

Missouri may get new veterans home

A year after signing off on a $33 million improvement program for the state’s veterans’ homes, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is launching plans to build a new nursing home to address a growing waiting list of residents. The governor’s proposed budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1 calls for $500,000 to begin drawing up […]

Mo VFW Commander Cowan Travels to District 1

Missouri VFW District 1 held it’s VOD/PP Awards ceremony on January 16th in Chillicothe, MO.  The event was hosted by Chillicothe VFW Post 858.  State Commander Nancy Cowan and Auxiliary President Shelia Allen were in attendance for the presentations. Full story and pictures can be found at –