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Commissioners hear of plans to repair, renovate VFW post

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The cost for basic repairs to the VFW Post 5206 building would be just under $1 million while improvements for offices and social space to serve veterans would add more cost as well, an architect told the Board of Commissioners on Wednesday.   Read Story »

Tags: local government budgets | Hedrick-Rhodes VFW Post 5206 | VFW Post 1506

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Once the state’s largest, VFW post hopes to survive by selling property

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Jim Young remembers one day, when he was 6 or 7, as he sat at his grandfather’s diner on Asheville Highway, the Smokehouse. A young veteran who was obviously down on his luck walked in and sat down at a table. Young’s grandfather, Red Lemons, fixed the stranger a ribeye steak, baked potato and tossed salad.   Read Story »

Tags: VFW | VFW Post 1506