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VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet Gathered by Bob Kinsler, SSG (ret), US Army, VFW Dept. of Oklahoma, Public Affairs Team Member America’s Gift to My Generation by Rebecca Redlin, VFW Post 83126, Hugo, OK Each year more than 132,000 students … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: December 10, 2017, 5:04 am
VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet Gathered by Bob Kinsler, SSG (ret), US Army, VFW Dept. of Oklahoma, Public Affairs Team Member After reading this one, I just had to put it in my contribution to the veterans out in the … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: December 8, 2017, 5:53 pm
  VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet Dear Friend, We did it! We asked veterans’ advocates like you to contact their Representatives and Senators and demand they reject any proposal in the fiscal year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (FY18 NDAA) … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: December 8, 2017, 5:53 pm
VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet Gathered by Bob Kinsler, SSG (ret), US Army, VFW Dept. of Oklahoma, Public Affairs Team Member Colleagues and Fellow Veterans, The VA Interest Rate Reduction Refinance Loan (IRRRL) lowers your interest rate by refinancing your … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: December 8, 2017, 5:53 pm
It was a very eventful November for Post 3608, and we are always amazed and extremely humbled and thankful for how Oklahoma communities honor those that served every day, but especially for Veteran’s Day. A number of our Post members … Continue reading →
Author: post3608
Posted: December 8, 2017, 5:53 pm
With the closing of Connection Church, VFW Post 3608 has been looking for a new location to hold our meetings.  Open Door Baptist Church of Blanchard has graciously offered to host our November meeting and at that meeting, our Post … Continue reading →
Author: post3608
Posted: December 8, 2017, 5:53 pm
VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet Gathered by Bob Kinsler, SSG (ret), US Army, VFW Dept. of Oklahoma, Public Affairs Officer VA Announces Veterans Coordinated Access & Rewarding Experiences (‘CARE’) Act Replaces Current ‘30-day/40-mile’ System with Patient/Provider-centric Decision-making WASHINGTON — Today, … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: October 23, 2017, 11:16 pm
VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet Gathered by Bob Kinsler, SSG (ret), US Army, VFW Dept. of Oklahoma, Public Affairs Officer Veterans ID cards to be available starting in November – By: Leo Shane III ?  5 days ago 305 WASHINGTON — Veterans Affairs … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: October 19, 2017, 3:01 am
VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet by Bob Kinsler, SSG (ret), US Army, VFW Dept. of Oklahoma, Public Affairs Officer I went to the VFW Department of Oklahoma Fall Festival last weekend, hoping to gather some interesting news from the other … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: October 12, 2017, 12:05 am
Post 3608 Commander Vern Babcock has recently started doing a Wednesday Veteran’s Breakfast. The breakfast is “Dutch Treat” at Boomerang Diner in Blanchard (located at 837 W Veteran’s Memorial Highway) and starts every Wednesday morning at approximately 8 AM.  All … Continue reading →
Author: post3608
Posted: September 24, 2017, 9:37 pm
AS OF:  10/15/2017 The last several months have been very busy at the Post.  The following improvement projects have been completed via Post funds, local business support, and/or member/community volunteers: Roof replacement North Exterior Wall Repainting of interior walls New energy … Continue reading →
Author: Quartermaster
Posted: September 24, 2017, 9:37 pm
Post 4938 would like to say farewell to Casey Dufour, current Quartermaster, and former Surgeon.  Casey has been instrumental in the improvements of the Post and will be dearly missed.  Casey and his family will be moving out of state … Continue reading →
Author: post4938
Posted: September 24, 2017, 9:37 pm
VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet Gathered by Bob Kinsler, SSG (ret), US Army, DAV, VFW Dept. of Oklahoma, Public Affairs Team. Help Veterans Impacted by String of Natural Disasters With your support, we can immediately provide relief Sep 12, 2017 … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: September 19, 2017, 12:15 am
VFW Post 3608 Commander Vern Babcock announced the local kick-off of this year’s VFW’s Voice of Democracy Scholarship competition and Patriot’s Pen youth essay competition. The Voice of Democracy is open to high school students who have the opportunity to … Continue reading →
Author: post3608
Posted: September 13, 2017, 8:36 pm
VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet Gathered by Bob Kinsler, SSG (ret), US Army, DAV, VFW Dept. of Oklahoma, Public Affairs Office Vets With ‘Bad Paper’ Discharges Get Good News In New DoD Guidance By ADAM WEINSTEIN  on August 29, 2017 New guidance … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: September 13, 2017, 8:36 pm
a Disabled Veteran;  Advice from When Encountering a Service Dog Hello, my name is Packer.  Let me take a few minutes to introduce myself. I’m a 2 ½ year old Great Dane Service dog.  What is a Service dog you … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: September 13, 2017, 8:36 pm
VETERAN’S NEWS From the Internet Gathered by Bob Kinsler, SSG (ret), US Army, DAV, VFW Dept. of Oklahoma, Public Affairs Officer In Reno, Trump signs bill to overhaul VA appeals process RENO, Nev. — Under a bill President Donald Trump … Continue reading →
Author: jimbassett
Posted: September 13, 2017, 8:36 pm
Come see us at the Walmart on 6th here in Stillwater, Ok Friday and Saturday from 12-6. The OSU Student Veterans Organization and several other local veteran organizations will be cooking hotdogs and serving refreshments free to the public. Please … Continue reading →
Author: Tom
Posted: August 11, 2017, 5:06 am
Author: Tom
Posted: July 29, 2017, 6:35 pm
The Tony K Burris VFW Post 3608 in Blanchard participated in Blanchard, Oklahoma’s Independence Day celebration.  Post members gave out Buddy Poppies and kids were given red, white and blue gliders.  Over $105 was put into the Post’s donation ammo … Continue reading →
Author: post3608
Posted: July 29, 2017, 6:35 pm