Flag at Half-Staff

The flag is to be displayed at half-staff in honor and remembrance of the shooting victims in El Pase, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, this past weekend. The flags shall be lowered immediately and remain at half-staff until the expiration of President Donald J. Trump's national directive at sunset on Thursday, August 8, 2019.


Congress Approves LEGION Act

The American LegionJuly 23, 2019 The U.S. House passed the bipartisan LEGION Act on Tuesday, extending the recognized wartime era back to Dec. 7, 1941. The LEGION Act — Let Everyone Get Involved in Opportunities for National Service Act — fills in the gaps of war eras and redefines The American Legion’s membership eligibility dates, … Continue reading Congress Approves LEGION Act

Marching Through Louisiana’s War History

Wesley Harris Piney Woods Journal Correspondent North Louisiana’s Military Museums Exhibit Mementos of Area’s Participation One way to tour the great state of Louisiana is to plan stops around a theme. You can visit a selection of state parks, art galleries, or antebellum homes. A number of planned tour routes are available online, including at … Continue reading Marching Through Louisiana’s War History

Come Play Bingo at the Legion

SMOKE FREE ENVIRONMENT Bingo is held every Thursday and Friday at 12:30 PM at the American Legion Post Home, 3215 Rapides Avenue. You can contact us at 318-484-1887. In cases of inclement weather or other unexpected events that cause bingo to be cancelled we will post the closure here, on our Facebook page, and on KALB.