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The Holloway Legacy Worthy of Recognition

In this article from Seapower Magazine, David F. Winkler, an historian with the Naval Historical Foundation, makes the case for the U.S. Navy to recognize the service of Admirals James L. Holloway Jr. and James L. Holloway III by naming…

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Radio Station Honors Local Vets

Radio Station Life 103.1 has completed interviews with Post members Dr. Lawrence Gilbert and Floyd Baldwin for their Tribute to Veterans  in connection with Veterans Day this month. You can hear these Tributes to Veterans at 7:10 a.m., 10:10 a.m., 3:10 p.m.,…

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Veterans Breakfast Information

Congressman David Price  will be hosting his 2016 Veterans Breakfast on Thursday, November 10 in Raleigh. This event is an opportunity for veterans, their families, and the organizations that serve them to learn about veterans legislation before Congress and to let…

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An Education in Italian

Joe Wagner VFW Post 7313 is very grateful for the generous support of the Bella Donna Restaurant  and its proprietor, Donna Bianco, who donates 10% of each Tuesday’s proceeds to the Post. So when we saw the article below, we thought to…

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Flag Day Ceremony at Cambridge Hills

Joe Wagner VFW Post 7313 was asked to participate in a Flag Day ceremony at the Cambridge Hills Assisted Living in Pittsboro. The Chatham County Sheriff’s Department provided a Color Guard and trooped the colors. https://www.dropbox.com/s/4hiu6hz80cuyvkr/2016-06-14%2009.46.50.mov?dl=0 https://www.dropbox.com/s/xbsi8v4xoeu4vgp/2016-06-14%2009.48.30.mov?dl=0

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Joe Wagner Post dedicates Memorial

Joe Wagner VFW Post 7313 has been actively pursuing the creation of a Veterans Memorial Garden at our current location, 219 West Street, Pittsboro, North Carolina. The Memorial is located at the front of our Post building and includes flags with lighting for…

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Max G. Cotten

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our long-time Post member, Max G. Cotten. His obituary may be found here: http://www.donaldsonfunerals.com/notices/Max-Cotten.

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Joe Wagner Post Honors Bella Donna

On Tuesday evening 12 April 2016, members of the Joe Wagner VFW Post 7313 of Pittsboro presented a Certificate of Appreciation to Donna and Robert Bianco owners of Bella Donna Restaurant as a token of their deep appreciation for their support…

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North Carolina in World War II – The Home Front

The Veterans of Fearrington will present a program for everyone interested in military history on Thursday, 26 May 2016 at The Gathering Place in Fearrington Village at 7:30 pm. North Carolina in World War II – The Home Front will be presented…

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Veterans Resource Fair and Stand-Down

The 2016 Veterans Resource Fair and Stand-Down for Chatham, Lee and surrounding counties will take place on Wednesday, 30 March 2016 at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center located at 1801 Nash Street Sanford, NC 27330 from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm. For…

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