Veterans of Foreign Wars

Behind the signature: Paul T. McDaniel

A visit with the Journal’s frequent letter contributors. Lives in: North Auburn Job: Retired from U.S. Air Force having served in Vietnam; retired from McClellan AFB logistics; ...

Young patriot pays tribute to military

Whenever he sees a service man or woman, Jeff Holt makes a point of thanking him for serving our country. “I feel they don’t get recognized enough,” said the Weimar Hills se ...

Memorial Day often overlooked

It is easy to celebrate Memorial Day and allow its true meaning to escape us. Gathering at barbecues or ball games with family and friends, Americans often overlook the holiday’s ...

Auburn icon never misses a good parade

If there is such a thing as an Auburn icon, Ralph Roper fits the bill. Husband, father, successful businessman, civic leader, community volunteer, 57-year Auburn resident, and just ...

VFW honors Foresthill post commander

Earning the title of All American Post Commander is one of the most prestigious honors given by the Veterans of Foreign War. Earning it more than once is rare to say the least. ...