Veterans
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On June 15, 1944, 51 B-29 "Superfortress" bombers dropped their payloads ... more
A new well is going in at Veterans' Park. It was donated to the veterans by Frank DeCarlo and should be big enough to run water for all of the parks. more
OKEECHOBEE - Family members of the late Cpl. Earl Hansel attend the ceremony honoring him for his service. Hansel served in both WWI and the Korean War. He was a POW and was killed in action. more
Volunteers complete another ramp for a veteran more
One of the largest crowds in years attended the Memorial Day Ceremony held at the Ft Denaud Cometary by the American Legion Post #130 on Monday, May 31. more
VENICE, FL – U.S. Representative Greg Steube (R-FL) is  encouraging local veterans to share their stories.  more
“As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands — one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.” — Audrey Hepburn more
OKEECHOBEE- In the early morning hours on May 29, volunteers with the Okeechobee American Legion gathered to place flags on the graves of veterans in Evergreen Cemetery in Okeechobee. more
Monday, May 31st, Memorial Day, everyone is invited to the American Legion and VFW’s Annual Memorial Day Ceremony at the Felda Cemetery at 9 a.m., followed by the ceremony at the Ft Denaud … more
Decades after his death, Cpl. Earl Hansel was honored with a road named in his memory. more
The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County is proud to announce its partnership with The Grey Team, a local nonprofit organization whose primary mission is to prevent PTSD-related veteran suicides. more
The American Legion would like to Thank Gerard R. Pawloski, a member of the Sons of the American Legion (SAL) for the donation he made for the digital sign that now graces the American Legion at 699 … more
Veteran Bill Bush, who is 97 years old, was born in Pennsylvania and worked in a defense plant after he graduated. more
A local veteran and her family are struggling to rebuild after a fire... more
On Wednesday, April 14 the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Chapter #144 of LaBelle held their annual elections of officers at the Quart House. more
Veteran Craig Montesi Sr. was born in Connecticut where his dad was in the restaurant business. more
At a recent joint meeting of the Okeechobee Chapters of the Sons of the American Revolution and the Daughters of the American Revolution... more
On March 31, Hospice of Okeechobee honored Vietnam veterans at the Hamrick Home. more
Army ROTC groups came to hear Mayor Watford speak on the Seminole Wars. more
The Okeechobee American Legion is more than just a social club. They are an integral part of the community. more
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