American Legion Post 225

The American Legion Oratorical Contest will be held at Legion Post 225 on Saturday, Nov. 10. Students in grades 9 to 12 compete for a portion of $1,000 in scholarships. Each student will give a prepared verbal presentation on some aspect of the U.S. Constitution, with emphasis on the duties and obligations of a citizen [...]

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The U.S. Marine Corps began Nov. 10, 1775, when a committee of the Continental Congress met in a Philadelphia tavern to draft a resolution calling for two battalions of naval infantry able to fight both at sea and on shore. The Continental Marines made their first landing on Mar. 2, 1776, on the beaches of [...]

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The Forest Lake American Legion is having a garage sale this week to raise money for its 2013 Fourth of July Celebration. All items have been donated by the community and all proceeds will go towards the fireworks and parade at the annual celebration. The sale will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. this [...]

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There were years of discussion followed by years of construction, but now it is just about time to party.

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A best ball/scramble golf tournament on Saturday, July 28 at Castlewood Golf Course will raise funds for the 2013 American Legion Post 225 parade and fireworks fund. The scramble starts at 10 a.m. Teams and individuals are now being recruited to play in the event. The cost is $65 per golfer which includes golf, cart, [...]

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