VFW Post 6073 Public Service Announcement

PR/PSA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: VFW Post 6073 Doubles Down on Day of Service with Two Successful Events

Veterans Memorial Park of Jackson County Kicks Off Student Tour Season

April 16, 2024, in Scottsboro, Alabama - The Veterans Memorial Park of Jackson County (VMPJC) welcomed students from Woodville and Skyline schools for an immersive tour. Led by dedicated veteran tour guides, Gayla Mendez and Raymond Brandon, the students embarked on a journey through the Park—a journey that teaches them about the True Cost of Freedom.... Enjoy more tour photos at:

Vietnam Veterans Day

Vietnam Veterans Day is March 29. All Veterans, and especially Vietnam Veterans, are invited to attend a special event at the Veterans Memorial Park. A full description is included on the flyer.

Memorial Day Activities

There will be a wreath-laying ceremony at the Veterans Memorial Park Monday, May 29th at 9:30 a.m. with a reception to be held after the ceremony at the Veterans Hall. VFW Post 6073 and American Legion Post 30 are hosting the Scottsboro/Jackson County Memorial Day Program on Monday, May 29, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at Collins Intermediate School in Scottsboro, located at 102 Legion Street.

Veterans Promote Safety at Women's Basic Handgun Class

Veterans Helping Veterans


VFW Post 6073 Elects New Officers

Veterans Helping Veterans


Women's Handgun Familiarization Class/Shoot

Huey Restoration Update

Veterans Helping Veterans


Veterans Day Ceremony

Sand Mountain School Visit

Sand Mountain School 6th graders hosted by VFW members at Veterans Memorial Park of Jackson County

Veterans Helping Veterans

On July 27, 2022, a wheelchair ramp was completed for World War II Veteran, William H. Bohannon Jr. of McBroomHollow in Scottsboro.

New Display at Veterans Memorial Park

A new military display has been added to the Veterans Memorial Park. An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), more commonly known as a “drone”, was assembled and installed on June 10.

Memorial Day Ceremony

A wreath laying ceremony will be held at 9 AM on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30 at the Veterans Memorial Park of Jackson County.

Veterans Helping Veterans

Veterans Helping Veterans is a local group of military veterans that volunteer their time and resources to help veterans and their families in need. The projects are funded by the local VFW and AL Posts and provided at no charge to the individuals. If you are a veteran and would like to become a member of this group of volunteers, contact the VFW Post at (256) 259-6161.

Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association® Wreath Laying Ceremony

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Department School of Instruction

August 16-18, 2024, at the Embassy Suite in Montgomery. Check-in is at 2 PM on Friday.

Council of Administration

Council of Administration - 16 August @ 1600 (All Commanders are Required to Attend).

The 125th VFW National Convention

The 125th VFW National Convention will be held July 27-Aug. 1, 2024, at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, Kentucky.

Southern Conference 2024

The Southern Conference in Nashville, 7-9 November 2024

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National Publications Contest Winners Announced for 2023-24

VFW Honors the Nation's Gulf War Veterans

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New Course Spotlights '15 Things Veteran Service Officers Want You To Know'

VFW Announces Top Teachers in National Contest

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VFW Now Accepting Applications for its Annual Youth Scholarship Contests

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VFW Washington Conference App Now Available

VFW Celebrates National Black History Month

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$1.3M Donated by Sport Clips Haircuts for VFW Help A Hero Scholarships for Veterans

VFW Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy

VFW Announces Annual Publications Contest

Season's Greetings from the VFW

Happy Birthday, Space Force!

VFW Director Receives Department of Defense Patriot Award

Wounded Warrior Project Awards Grant to VFW Pre-Discharge Claims Service

VFW Honors America's Iraq War Veterans

VFW Remembers Pearl Harbor

VFW Action Alert: Stop Claim Sharks Now

Thankful for the Life We Live

Celebrating Those Who Have Worn the Nation's Uniform

Happy Birthday, Marines!

VFW Ramps Up Efforts to Combat 'Claim Sharks'

VFW, SVA Name 2023/2024 Student Veterans for Legislative Fellowship

VFW Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month Observance