TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939 held its annual anniversary dinner Jan. 21, marking the 78th anniversary of the post’s founding.
Student essayists taking part in the Voice of Democracy and Patriot Pen contests were honored. They included Julia Theis, Damon Powers, Jessica Theis and Caleb Bettag.
The post’s past commanders chose two recipients, Dallas Lemaire and Emory Yaggi, to receive service awards.
State VFW Commander Chuck Simmons was among the dignitaries present and Tell City Mayor Barbara Ewing spoke.