Tag Archives: Veterans of Foreign Wars

78th Annual Memorial Day Service Pays Tribute to Heroism

The Memphis community enjoyed a warm, sunny Monday morning for the celebration of the 78th Annual Memorial Day Service on the lawn of the Scotland County Courthouse. The Wallace W. Gillespie Memorial Post #4958, joined by the Memphis Community Players hosted the event. Spectators gathered on the west side of the city square to pay […]

VFW Honors Top Teacher, Boy Scout at Recognition Ceremony

On March 15th the Wallace W. Gillespie Memorial Post #4958 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars held a recognition ceremony to honor a local Boy Scout as well as a top educator in the community. VFW Post 4958 Quartermaster Dale Bienusa, presented Jacob Kapfer a VFW Post Certificate of Recognition for his exceptional commitment and […]

VFW to Host 69th Annual Memorial Day Services

The Wallace W. Gillespie Memorial Post 4958 Veterans of Foreign Wars will hold the 69th annual Memorial Day Services on Monday, May 25, 2015.  The morning’s events will begin at 10:00 a.m. on the Memphis Courthouse lawn. Post Commander Larry Curry will welcome the guests prior to the traditional placing of the memorial wreath and […]

Larry Smith to Address 68th Annual Memorial Day Services

Larry Smith, Minister of the Downing Christian Church, Downing, MO, will be the featured speaker at the Wallace W. Gillespie Memorial Post #4958 Veterans of Foreign Wars 68th Annual Memorial Day Services. The Memphis V.F.W. will host the special celebration beginning at 10 a.m. on the Scotland County courthouse lawn on Monday, May 26th. Smith […]