The Hilton Stone American Legion Post 279 will meet Thursday, May 15, 2014, at 5:45 for dinner and 6:00 pm for the regular monthly meeting. The meals are prepared by the ladies of our Auxiliary Unit. Prior to Dinner we will have a chance to meet Miss Faulkner, this years Winner of the American Legion Post 279 Scholarship.
The American Legion Post 279 will have a booth on the square during Good Ole Days on the 16th and 17th. Our Veterans will be riding in the parade, in the Smith Funeral Home team, on Saturday celebrating Armed Forces Day and Good Ole Days. We will have American flags, which are made in America, for sale. Come on by and get a new flag to fly in honor of this great country. The Post will also have a two hour road block on Saturday, 24 May, celebrating the Memorial Day Weekend.
On the 25th of May we send four boys and three girls from Cannon County High School to Boys/Girls Sate. The boys going are Fletcher Moore, Ryan Gunter, Tyler Bailey, and Reagan Scott; and Alternate Billy Motlow. The girls going are Hannah Faulkner, Kristen McReynolds, and Erin McReynolds; Alternate Tori Raines.
Don't forget Saturday, June 7th, the Mark Vance - Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency- Childrens Fishing Rodeo at Dillon Park.
The American Legion Post 279 , proud sponsors of this truly great event for our children, will be there at the registration tent and handing our hot dogs and cold drinks.