By Colonel Jim Stone
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014 - On Thursday September 4, The Veterans and Concerned Citizens for the Veterans of Cannon County will meet at 6:00 PM at the Senior Citizens Center in Woodbury. We are making plans for the Veterans Day Program at the Cannon County High School on Friday November 7th and the Annual Veterans Day Parade on Saturday, November 8th. At 6:30 PM the Executive Board, American Legion Post 279, will meet at the same location.
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 - "Patriot Day Ceremony" in front of the Cannon County Courthouse at 11:00 AM. More details later = stay tuned to WBRY and the Cannon Courier.
SEPTEMBER 25 - The Veterans and Concerned Citizens for the Veterans of Cannon County will meet at 6:00PM, at the Senior Citizens Center in Woodbury. This will be the final meeting for taking nominations for the Grand Marshal and the Vice Grand Marshals for each of the Military Service Branches, for the Annual Veterans Day Parade. Selection for these positions of honor will be made at the October 2d meeting.
October 16, 2014 - American Legion Post 279 will meet for dinner at 5:45 PM for dinner. The meeting starts at 6:30 PM. The Post will be conducting the "Honors Dinner and Ceremony" for the Boys/Girls State Attendees for 2014, their Families, their Sponsors, and the Directors for Boys and Girls State Programs at the Cannon County