Tag: Veterans

November Virtual Auction for SOT

Lynne Moore The Support Our Troops (SOT) virtual auction will take place over two days this year. It will start at noon on Nov. 11 and end at 9 p.m. on Nov. 12. There are over sixty high-quality items in the auction this year. Photos and descriptions of the items are available now on the SOT…

The American Flag

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Sam Karr I am 18 years old, wearing rain-soaked clothes for seven straight days, suffering from jungle rot and hunger and fatigue, fighting off ticks and leeches in a country I never knew, trying not to get killed. I am a Marine in Vietnam, and I am in constant fear. Can you imagine the feelings…

Support Our Troops

Lynne Moore November and December were really busy months for Support Our Troops. The silent auction on Veterans Day raised over $25,000. For all of you who donated items, for all of you who worked so hard in planning, and for those of you who purchased items, we thank you for your generosity. The winner…

Busy October for SOT

Lynne Moore This past October has been a very busy and productive one for Support Our Troops Denton. We have shipped a number of boxes of goodies to our deployed military, as well as sent out handmade cards from the Sassy Stampers to those relatives of Robson Ranch residents who are in the military. Our meeting…

Robson Ranch Choir honors veterans

Frances Hackley The Robson Ranch Choir is once again honoring veterans on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, with two concerts. Veterans Day, originally known as Armistice Day, honors those who served in the United States Armed Forces. It coincides with Armistice Day and Remembrance Day, which are celebrated in other countries marking the anniversary of the…

Services for veterans important in Denton County

Dianne Edmondson, County Commissioner With our country’s birthday, Independence Day on July 4, fast approaching, our thoughts turn not only to those patriots who founded America and fought for our independence, but also to those more contemporary patriots who have served throughout modern history to preserve our liberties. Here in Robson Ranch, we are blessed…

Support Our Troops Veterans Park spring brick drive

Darin Burk Is there a veteran in your family you’d like to honor on Memorial Day next May? A personalized brick in the Veterans Park where more than 600 bricks are laid, each commemorating the military service of Robson Ranch residents and family members is the perfect tribute. Mr. Ed Robson has provided us with…

SOT to honor Vietnam era vets

Dianne Edmondson Did you or someone you love serve our country between November 1955 and March 1975? If so, those individuals are a part of the Vietnam Era and the Robson Ranch Support Our Troops group will hold a special recognition for such veterans at its 1:00 p.m. May 13 meeting in the Clubhouse. The…

Honor Our Veterans November 10

  Sheilah Ross, Music Club Publicity Chair Robson Ranch residents, their families and friends are cordially invited to join the Robson Ranch Music Club Community Choir on Saturday, November 10 at our Veterans Day Patriotic Concert. Concerts are at 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. in the clubhouse. Concert tickets will be on sale every Monday,…

SOT honors vets, encourages young patriots

  Dianne Edmondson Robson Ranch Support Our Troops was glad to be a part of the recent event honoring 21 Medal of Honor awardees on their way to the special annual ceremonies held in Gainesville. We were happy to partner with a group of young leaders from Argyle’s Young Men’s Service League for this endeavor.…