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Join the Arbor Day Foundation in July – Help national forests
Forests across America are a prized natural resource, and anyone can help plant trees in these vital areas by joining the Arbor Day Foundation this month. Through the Replanting Our National Forests campaign, the Arbor Day Foundation will honor each new member who joins in July by planting 10 trees in forests that have been devastated by wildfires, insects, and disease. The cost for joining the Arbor Day Foundation is…
Folding the Flag
Atmore Area YMCA summer campers gather round to observe as Guy Milstid, commander of American Legion Post 90, helps Kimora Jenkins complete the first fold of the flag as, from left, Christopher Defee, Arriyana Young, Dallas Owens, Belaya Scott and Natalleigh Martinez hold the corners and middle of the national banner during a simulation of the ceremony performed at veterans’ funerals. The patriotic program, which also included members of Veterans…
Guess how many dimes – Junior Auxiliary holding fund-raiser
The American Legion Junior Auxiliary is holding a fund-raiser but not for themselves. Proceeds will benefit the USA Women’s and Children’s Hospital (Children’s Miracle Network). It will cost you $1 for one guess – how many dimes are in the bottle. The winner will receive a $50 gift card. The deadline for submitting a guess is Monday, July 31. The winner will be announced that day. The bottle of dimes…