Category: educational

  • Madras Patriot’s Pen Awards

    Madras Patriot’s Pen Awards

    Students at Madras Middle School participated in the VFW National Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest. Students wrote a 300-400 word essay based on this year’s theme: How are you inspired by America?” VFW Post 2667 presented the school winner awards to: 1st Place Addison Todd2nd Place William Harlan3rd Place Michelle Singh Students received a certificate and…

  • Patriots Pen Bass Road Winners

    Patriots Pen Bass Road Winners

    Students at Bass Middle School received awards from VFW Post 2667 for being school winners in the VFW National Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest. Students wrote a 300-400 word essay on the theme for this year “How are you inspired by America?” 1st Place Davis Price2nd Place Gabriella Singh3rd Place Hailey Olivares These students received a…

  • Evans Students Receive Awards

    Evans Students Receive Awards

    Students at Evans Middle School participated in the VFW National Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest. Students submitted an essay on the theme this year “How are you inspired by America?” School winners from Evans MS were: 1st Place Madeleine Godfrey 2nd Place Catherine Brady 3rd Place Aiden Opsahl

  • Lee Middle School Receives Awards

    Lee Middle School Receives Awards

    Post 2667 Commander Don Herr honored students at Lee Middle School with awards earned by students who participated in the National VFW Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest.  They completed a 300-400 word essay based on the theme this year “How are you inspired by America?”  Essays are judged on knowledge of the theme, theme development and…

  • East Coweta Middle School Receives Awards

    East Coweta Middle School Receives Awards

    We had the pleasure of presenting awards to students at East Coweta Middle School for their participation in the VFW National Patriot’s Pen Awards Essay Contest.  Students submitted a 300-400 word essay based on the theme this year “How are you inspired by America?“ The ECMS Winners were: 1st Place – Brandon Moore 2nd Place…

  • Smokey Road Middle School Receives Awards

    Smokey Road Middle School Receives Awards

    VFW Post 2667 gave out awards to Smokey Road Middle School students for their entries in the VFW National Patriot’s Pen Contest. This is a 300-400 word essay based on this year’s theme “How are you inspired by America?”Student essays are judged on knowledge of theme, theme development and clarity of ideas. School Winners were:1st…

  • Central Christian Students Win Awards

    Central Christian Students Win Awards

    VFW Post 2667 presented awards to students at Central Christian School for their participation in the VFW National Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest and Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest. Students in grades 6-8 participated in the Patriot’s Pen patriotic essay contest by submitting a 300-400 word essay on the theme “How are you inspired by…

  • Gardiner Selected As Post Teacher of the Year

    Gardiner Selected As Post Teacher of the Year

    Dr. Richard Gardiner, History Teacher at The Heritage School since 2019 was named 1st Place Winner asHigh School Teacher of the Year in the Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award Program for Post 2667. The VFW recognizes classroom teachers who teach citizenship education topics regularly such as civic responsibility, flag etiquette, patriotism and America’s…

  • Patriot’s Pen Awards at Arnall MS

    Patriot’s Pen Awards at Arnall MS

    Arnall Middle School students participated in the VFW’s National Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest. This is an essay of 300-400 words on the theme for this year “How are you inspired by America?” Essays are judged on knowledge of theme, theme development and clarity of ideas. Arnall’s School Winners this year are:1st Place – Seojin “Sophie”…

  • Northgate HS Students Receive Awards

    Northgate HS Students Receive Awards

    Post 2667 presented awards to students at Northgate High School who participated in the VFW National Voice of Democracy audio essay contest. Students recorded a 3-5 minute patriotic audio essay on this year’s theme“What are the greatest attributes of our Democracy?” These essays are judged on originality, content and oral delivery. Three high schools participated…

  • Elementary School Teacher of the Year

    Elementary School Teacher of the Year

    VFW Post 2667 presented awards for the Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award to3 Teachers at the Elementary Level. Congratulations to all. 1st Place Winner was Andrea Chitwood, Music/Chorus Director at Canongate Elementary School. She has served in this capacity at Canongate since 2012 and previously in several schools in Georgia, South Carolina, and…

  • Programs Judging

    Programs Judging

    Post and Auxiliary members joined together tonight to judge Voice of Democracy, Patriot’s Pen, and Teacher of the Year entries. Great turnout!

  • Gold Star Mother & Family Day

    Gold Star Mother & Family Day

    Our VFW Auxiliary 2667 honored Gold Star Mothers and Families at Veterans Memorial Park on Sunday. Luminaries were lit at dusk along with a memorial ceremony.

  • Teacher Mary Thompson Honored

    Teacher Mary Thompson Honored

    She was the Post 2667, District 5 and Georgia winner for elementary school teachers!

  • Patriotic Art Winner Recognized Nationally

    Patriotic Art Winner Recognized Nationally

    Gaeun “Sophia” Lee, a recent graduate of East Coweta High School in Newnan, GA, competed in the VFW Post 2667 Auxiliary Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest. Her entry was the Post’s 1st Place Winner.  She advanced to State Level judging where she won 2nd Place in Georgia.  She received her State award at the…

  • Willis Road 4th Grader Wins at National

    Willis Road 4th Grader Wins at National

    Cade Wilson, a 4th Grader at Willis Road Elementary last year, took 3rd Place Nationally in the Illustrating America art contest.

  • Auxiliary Singing Contest Winner

    Auxiliary Singing Contest Winner

    Eden Osabutey honored as our Get Excited for the Red, White and Blue singing competition winner!

  • East Coweta HS JROTC Awards

    East Coweta HS JROTC Awards

    Post members proud to present these patriotic cadets at East Coweta High School.

  • Newnan HS JROTC Awards

    Newnan HS JROTC Awards

    Pleased to present awards to these outstanding cadets

  • Newnan HS Veterans Relief 5K

    Newnan HS Veterans Relief 5K

    Post and Auxiliary members came out to support this outstanding event put on by the Newnan High School History Department.

  • Teacher of the Year

    Teacher of the Year

    Our very own Hanna Mercier, teacher at Jefferson Parkway Elementary, is our teacher of the year! Also picture, our winner from Central Christian Academy and her students.