Post Everlasting

It is with deepest sorrow that the 16th District Chaplain reports on the passing of Richard S. Pregnall, Past Detachment of Virginia Commander. Richard passed away suddenly on Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Madison, Virginia. A gathering of family and friends will be on Saturday, June 15 from 6-8 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home, 105 West Main Street, Front Royal, Virginia. Surviving with his mother are his brother Henry Davidson Pregnall, IV and wife Teresa Jean Jenkins Pregnall of Front Royal; step-sist...
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Dixon Golf Fund Raising Idea

The information below was received from Dixon Golf and may be helpful to Posts conducting golf tournaments to raise funds for the Post. I thought I would drop you a note about how The Boys and Girls Club recently held a tournament like yours and used logo golf balls to make more money. After they were introduced to the concept, they sold the 'Logo Ball Sponsorship' for $1,500 to Smile Dental. Once they sold it, they turned around and bought 34 dozen Dixon Wind golf balls with Smile Dental's lo...
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16th District Call to Attend the 2019 District Convention

It appears that there may have been an issue with sending out the Formal Call for the 2019 District Convention.  Attached is a copy of the formal letter. Please consider this email and the attached notification letter at our website as your official notice and call to attend the 2019 District Convention for the 16th District, Department of Virginia. We would also like the Sons of the American Legion to join us at this meeting. The District Convention will be held on Saturday June 1, 2019 at 2 P...
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Critical Reports Past Due and Coming Due

As a reminder there are several important items that were previously due and a few coming up by the end of the month. Post Commanders and Adjutants should be working together to make sure these get completed. If you need assistance, reach out to your District Adjutant, District Vice Commander or District Commander to make sure these get done on time. Your Post Data Form was due by April 15 and we sill have a few Posts that have not submitted their form. You should have received this as p...
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American Legion Auxiliary 16th District – First Place in Department Membership

The 16th District continues to excel in membership activities for the State of Virginia for our entire Legion family.  The ALA 16th District reached 1st place with the May 2 membership report.  The District is at 101.84%  with the 6th/7th Combined District right behind at 101.56%.  ALA Northern Zone continues to hold 1st place with 96.27%. Congratulations to those Units reaching 100% plus----Unit 28 Dumfries 121.88%, Unit 364 Woodbridge 115.63%, Unit 360 Warrenton 115.00%, Unit 72 Warrenton 109...
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Warrenton Post 72 ALR Thank You Card Collection

You are invited to join Warrenton Post 72 ALR for their Thank You Card collection from the Fauquier County schools.  There are two dates for this event. The first run on May 10, 2019 will have everyone assemble at the McDonalds located at 11027 Marsh Road, Bealeton, VA with KSU at 8:00 AM. The second run on May 17, 2019 will have everyone assemble at the McDonalds located at 351 Broadview Avenue, Warrenton VA with KSU at 8:00 AM. For more information see the flyer below or download it ...
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Warrenton Post 72 ALR Poker Run

Join the Warrenton Post 72 American Legion Riders for a Poker Run on May 11, 2010. Registration and first card draw starts at 10:00 AM at Post 72. KSU at 11:00 AM with stops at Griffin Tavern (Flint Hill, VA), Front Royal Post 53, Old Salem (Marshall, VA), and then returning to Post 72 around 1:00 PM. Turn-in and poker hand results at 1:30 PM or as soon as all bikes return. Prizes dependent upon the number of participants. Pre-registration can be completed at http://www.legionpost72.or...
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Post 72 Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Warrenton Post 72 invites you to join them for a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser to help support their Junior Shooting Sports Program (JSSP) team known as The Warrenton Rifles. The dinner will be held on May 11, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. All profits go to support the JSSP Warrenton Rifles team. Please see the flyer below and feel free to download it to share with others. Post 72 Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser
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