Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8924 groundbreaking ceremony

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8924 in Palestine held a ground breaking ceremony Saturday, June 4 for its new facility. Those in attendance at the event were J. R. Kohlman, Commander, Dan Stahlnaker, Senior Vice-Commander, Darel Elkins, Trustee, Danny Williams, Loren Lockhart, and Judge Advocate. The new building will be 6,000 square feet and will have all the amenities of a new post. It will include a dedicated meeting room and a commercial kitchen. The VFW hopes to host group meetings and luncheons. The Post is open to the public and all veterans from noon to 12 a.m. seven days a week.