Congress Pays Tribute to VFW"s 110 Years of Service

    September 29, perhaps better known among VFW members as VFW Day, has gained much deserved recognition, extending far beyond the VFW community.     The recently passed resolution, H.Res.483, officially introduced to the U.S. House of Representatives as Supporting the Goals and Ideals of Veterans of Foreign Wars Day was first introduced in May of […]

Dist 8 POW/MIA Event at Traveling Wall

Comrades,      We are planning a POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony at the Traveling Wall in Desloge on 03 Oct (Sat). Specific times are still in the works, we invite members from all Posts to participate. Uniform will be your standard Post Ceremonial Uniform.      For further information and submission of names of members attending contact Ann Anderson […]

Monthly Maintenance Journal Converts to Quarterly Publication

The printed version of the Monthly Maintenance Journal will become aquarterly publication beginning with the October 2009 issue. The launchof e-Membership in 2006 and Post Query function delivers timelyinformation almost instantaneously. These program make it possible toreduce the current monthly printed version of the journal to aquarterly. Foremost among our goals is to deliver information […]

VA Announces $19 Million for Columbia, Mo Facility

Construction Will Expand and Improve Surgical Services WASHINGTON – Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki announced the award of a $19 million contract to an Illinois firm to construct a new surgical suite and renovate existing surgical support areas within the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia, Mo. “Providing 21st century care to Veterans […]

Missouri 100% Posts

    Congratulations to Missouri VFW Post 4205, Cassville for being the first post to achieve 100%.  Post 4205 now stands at 118%     Congratulations are also in order for Missouri  VFW Post 3014, Higbee for attaining 100%.  Post 3014 now stands at 114%.