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Hight's Horizons

Toledo will host 2015 Department Convention

Letters to the Editor

Chaplain's Corner

It's an Internal Affair

Convention Candidates

Charities, Inc. will hold training at Department Convention

Attention: All Posts, Squadrons sponsoring students to attend Buckeye Boys State

Who we are and who we were


Ohio American Legion sponsors 3rd annual Photo Calendar Contest

Department Executive Committee highlights

District 1

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District 4

District 5

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District 7

District 8

District 9

District 10

District 11

District 12

District 13

District 14

Department posts 2015 Pool tournament results

Euchre Tournament announces winners

District 2 News

Shelby County Council recognizes A&G scholars

Shelby County Council Vice Commander Gary Stockton and Adjutant Chuck Craynon recognized the county A&G Test winners with checks and certificates. Pictured from left to right: Patricia Huffman, Stockton, Nawal Hijazi, Ian Humphrey, Evan Miler, Logan Schultz, and Past Department Treasurer Craynon. Humphrey and Schultz are also Department winners.

Post 217 A&G

Past Department Treasurer Chuck Craynon and Post 217 Commander Jim Muhlenkamp are pictured with Department A&G winners Ian Humphrey (sophomore) and Logan Schultz (sophomore) from Sidney High. They are holding a plaque with the names of the schools 25 winners.

Post 382 Four Chaplains ceremony

All members of the Bluffton American Legion Post 382 would like to thank Pastor Kim Miller and the congregation of the Bluffton First United Methodist church for honoring the Four Chaplains who so bravely gave their all for their Country, in a ceremony Feb. 1, 2015. Chaplain Donald Rock, Sam Reineke and Jerry Couples led the services for the American Legion.

District 2 Oratorical Contest

The 2nd District Oratorical Contest was held on Sunday February 14. Amanda Lehmuhl advanced on to the Department Contest. Amanda's prepared speech was "An American Teenager." The assigned topic was on Amendment 8 and both contestants had to do a 3-5 minute impromptu speech. Pictured from left to right are Post 387 Commander Kevin Schmiesing (sponsoring post), Amanda and her mother.

Post 382 Korea, World War II vets

Pictured from left to right are Robert Stratton, Korea 24th Div., Dale Huber, WWII 67th Bomb Disposal Squad, Wade Oberly, Korea 501 Engineer Supply, and Morris Groman, 5th Quartermaster Corps. All these veterans were looking at the Korean Manual that was just published and Morris Groman is holding the book.

Post 444 honors 60-year Legionnaire

Dan Metgzer, Commander of Post 444 New Knoxville, presented Don Prueter a certificate for 60 years continuous membership. Don held several positions over the years including Post Commander.