The American Legion recently recognized four veterans for their outstanding volunteerism at Post 111 in Dallas. Those honored were Max Thomas and George Delmar Cook, both U.S. Air Force veterans, Billy Cooper, a U.S. Marine and Harold Thomason, who served in the U.S. Army.
Several visiting dignitaries representing each of the four groups of the American Legion Family presided over the event. Larry Diehl, from the American Legion Department of Georgia and member of the American Legion National Security Commission, installed the new Post 111 Commander.
Saturday, June 3, 2017, the American Legion Riders 5th District of Georgia held their second annual Motorcycle Rodeo. The event, hosted by the American Legion Riders at Post 111 in Dallas, was a motorcycle skills competition.
American Legion Post 111 and members of the Paulding County Veterans Memorial Committee held a Memorial Day Service downtown Dallas on Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM.
American Legion Post 111 & Pirate Printing will be hosting a “Welcome Home” event for Vietnam Veterans on Saturday, June 10, 2017. The event will consist of a ride, a welcome and a party.
The children of Paulding County are cordially invited to visit with the Easter Bunny at the 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt this Saturday, April 15th at American Legion Post 111 on 2587 Scoggins Road in Dallas.
The American Legion Riders of Post 111 in Dallas were recently gifted an “Eagle of Freedom” statue by Jim “Double Shot” Williams and his wife, Linda Williams. Mr. Williams, a 100% disabled, U.S. Army, Vietnam Veteran, received three honorable discharges, for his service during several periods from 1967 to 1975.
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 111 in Dallas recently donated $3,000.00 to the Paulding County Sheriff’s Department “Cops for Kids” Christmas shopping event. The program, which pairs Deputies with underprivileged children for a Christmas shopping trip.
The children of Paulding County are cordially invited to the 2nd Annual “Cookies with Santa” this Saturday, December 17th between 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM at American Legion Post 111 on 2587 Scoggins Road in Dallas.
American Legion Post 111 in Dallas held a birthday celebration for the United States Marine Corps on Saturday, November 12, 2016. Legion family, service members, veterans of all military branches and their guests were invited to attend the ceremony.
American Legion Post 111 cordially invites service members, veterans of all branches, Legion Family members and their invited guests to celebrate the 241st birthday of the United States Marine Corps on Saturday, November 12, 2016 Starting at 6:00 PM.
The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Unit 111, in Dallas, Georgia, assisted by members of the Post 111 family consisting of the American Legion, Sons of the American Legion and the American Legion Riders, hosted their 2nd Annual Gold Star Mother’s and Families luncheon on Sunday, September 25, 2016.
The American Legion Riders of Post 111 in Dallas & Pirate Printing in Hiram co-sponsored the 2016 "Back the Badge" Ride on Saturday, September 17, 2016. Over 100 motorcyclists joined the ride that was escorted by Paulding County Sheriff, Gary Gulledge and a number of deputies.
Ms. Cupid Brown is a young lady who has loved motorcycles from her youth to her nineties. Ms. Brown, grew up in Alabama on a farm that raised animals and produced a variety of crops including peanuts and cotton. She is the widow of Glen T. Brown, a World War II veteran.