The American Legion Warrington Post 240 8666 Gulf Beach Highway Pensacola FL 32507-2639 ADDRESS SERVICE REQUESTED Nonprofit org. U.S. Postage PAID Pensacola, FL Permit No. 385 The Victor’s Voice FOR GOD AND COUNTRY February 2010 Post 240 website: www.americanlegion240.org Commanders Corner February is here and we have a lot of great things coming up. We have the Auxiliary Mardi Gras on 12 Feb, a Friday night dance on 19 Feb and what everyone has been asking about – “The Fish Fry” is returning on the first Sunday of the month which is 7 February 2010. Please come out and enjoy these activities and support “OUR” Post and Auxiliary. Attendance at our functions is continuing to improve so let’s all continue to work together for the betterment of “OUR” Post. For God and Country, Marsha Martin COMMANDER Marsha Martin 982-5750 ADJUTANT Michael Munoz 292-1464 1ST VICE COMMANDER Jimmy Lee Martin 457-1847 2ND VICE COMMANDER Bud Kalman 380-9966 3RD VICE COMMANDER D.J. Massey 516-4799 FINANCE OFFICER Hal Eyerly 944-7741 HISTORIAN Chuck Krahn 458-0530 SERGEANT-AT-ARMS Timothy Tracy 757-472-1947 CHAPLAIN Stewart “Stu” Baker 341-2208 SERVICE OFFICER Greg Grover 450-3702 ALR DIRECTOR J.D. Ellis 554-5257 SAL COMMANDER Mark Seaman 453-4357 CHAPLAIN EMERITUS Mary Kent 457-1822 HOUSE COMMITTEE James Fournier 458-0173 Don Whitney 456-5433 Phil Gist 456-2914 Al Rogers 455-2741 Ron Woolsey 453-6969 LOUNGE MANAGER Tim Wright 455-6111 Post Chaplain In Remembrance: James Fortner – 29 yr member Nick Sommers – 17 yr member (Past Post 240 Commander) Prayers of Recovery: James Healey Chuck Murphy For God and Country, Stu Baker 1st Vice Commander Our membership is currently at 77%. Our next goal is 85% by 5 Feb. Please help us to reach our required goal and either send in your 2010 dues or see the Adjutant, Mouse, a Post Officer or drop your dues in the Adjutant’s box in the Lounge. Thank you for your support. Jimmy Lee Martin, 1st Vice Commander American Legion Riders Hello Riders, Hopefully the cold, cold weather is over and we can start riding again. Our next meeting is on Sunday Feb. 14th "Valentines Day". There are a couple of rides in February, and Daytona Bike week at the end of Feb. But the next for sure run is March 6th...Post 382 in Navarre. "Fallen Riders Memorial Poker Run." I will send out e-mails as we get closer to each ride. Be sure to pay your dues to the Post or Auxiliary and ALR, to stay on the mailing list. The Auxiliary is having Mardi Gras 12 Feb - be sure to attend if you can and help support our Auxiliary and Post. Hope to see you soon at the Post and our next meeting. For God and Country J.D. Ellis Director MARDI GRAS Friday 12 February $12.50 per person Dinner at 6:30 PM Show at 7:30 PM Dance at 8:30 PM Band: Jack Reynolds and Exit 105 Door Prizes and Booze basket Call for reservations or see an Auxiliary Officer or Bartender for tickets. Friday Nite Dance 19 Feb 2010 7:30 – 11:30 PM Dance to Jack Reynolds & Exit 105 $5.00 per person Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler!