By: Diane Benjamin
American Legion Post 79 in LeRoy will have a 24 hour vigil on 11/11/2021. They will post a Sentry every 30 minutes for 24 hours. The Sentry will walk the 21 paces as they do in Arlington Cemetery. All Sentry’s have been trained by Sgt Kreeb from Fisher who was a Sentry in Arlington and trained the first women Sentry.
Starting at 12 noon on 11/11/2021 and running until noon 11/12/2021. They have a replica of the Tomb of the Unknown soldier there. Starting off will be A WWII vet followed by a Korean War Vet.
Chairman McLean County VAC
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 20TH
American Legion Post 79 with AMVETS Post 270 are sponsoring a FREE veterans family movie night at the LeRoy Princess Theatre. Movie time is 2 PM. A great time for Parents, Grandparents, Uncles and Aunts to get together for a FREE Movie before Thanksgiving.. The movie is a brand new release called “Ron’s Gone Wrong”
Plenty of FREE Parking in Leroy, and don’t forget there are plenty of places to eat afterwards.
Chairman McLean County VAC AMVETS
District IV Commander
American Legion Member
Chemberly Cummings: https://normal.org/Calendar.aspx?EID=6065&month=11&year=2021&day=3&calType=0
January 13th: Petition circulation begins for next years election, file between March 7th and March 14th. Primary Election June 28th.
(Illinois representatives, Governor, National, County Board and Officials, Township, etc)
Yes, people running for office will be sloshing through snow to get signatures. Please assist your favorite candidates!
More information: https://www.mcleancountyil.gov/1226/Elections
Abolishing the Bloomington Election Commission should be back on the ballot, I doubt it will be.