Tag: American Legion Post 72

Remembering Southington’s sacrifice

Local veteran Norm Giroux, right, reads a proclamation on behalf of American Legion Post 72 during a wreath presentation at Kennedy Middle School on Thursday, Nov. 15. Eighth grade students presented the wreaths to honor Southington’s World War I veterans.…

Scoreboard for the June 24 edition

These are the scores for games played between Monday, June 14 and Sunday, June 19. For more in depth coverage, read us in print or on-line. Knights Cup Saturday, June 11 At Southington High School Elementary School team results—1, Derynoski,…

American Legion honors local policeman and fireman

[portfolio_slideshow id=11388] By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER On Monday, May 25, the American Legion Kiltonic Post 72 recognized two local officers for exceptional service in the Southington community this year. Officer Chad Butler of the Southington Police Department was named Police Officer…

Legion crowns speech winners

American Legion Kiltonic Post 72 championed four local youth in their annual oratorical contest on Thursday, Feb. 5. The four anonymous contestants, above, pose with the Legionnaires after the contest.

Valentine Chocolate Festival

[portfolio_slideshow id=8634] On Saturday, Jan. 31, visitors flocked to the American Legion Post 72 hall for the annual Valentine Chocolate Festival. The event was one-stop shopping for chocolate lovers of all ages. Photos by TAMMI NAUDUS