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December 2020 Newsletter

Chairman of the Board Terry M, Haines presenting the award for the 2019 Western Region Large Chapter of the Year award to Trustee & Treasurer Ron Kohl

2019 Western Region Large Chapter of the Year

It was announced today that Rogue Chapter has been selected as the 2019 Western Region Large Chapter of the Year.  Next month it will be announced who will win the NCOA 2019 Large, Small & Auxiliary Chapter of the Year. Thank you all Rogue Chapter members who contributed to this recognition. Large and Small Regional […]

Vets at Grants Pass breakfast 2-6-20

February 2020 Update

February is here and we celebrate President’s Day which consolidates Lincoln’s birthday on February 12th and Washington’s Birthday which is February 22nd into one national Holiday so that most of us get a three day weekend.  Additionally, February is Black History Month and we must celebrate the many contributions made to our nation by our […]


2018 Western Region Large Chapter of the Year

This letter notifies us that the Rogue Chapter has been selected as the 2018 Western Region Large Chapter of the Year for NCOA. 

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October 2018 Report

This month I want to honor all of the five branches of our Armed Forces.  With so much in our society that seems to be tearing us down as a nation, the one thing I have personally experienced is a respect for our warriors.  October 13th will mark the 243rd birthday for the United States Navy.  For […]

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2018 – New National Chairman

  From the Desk of the Chairman 1/01/2019     From the Desk of the Chairman 1/01/2019   From the Desk of the Chairman 12/01/2018 I hope that you all had a blessed Thanksgiving and experienced why there is so much to be thankful for in this great country.  In a few short weeks, Christmas […]

Whiteheart Guardian Project

Annual Christmas Social

Rogue Chapter #1260 will hold our annual Christmas social on Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 1500 to 1700 at Elmer’s next to Food 4 Less.  We have the honor of having Kenny Joseph, the founder of Patriot Project, as our guest speaker.  Kenny served in the Marines and after a failed attempt at committing suicide, […]

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Annual Chapter BBQ

Our annual chapter BBQ was held Saturday, August 5th at noon at Veterans Park in Medford next to the N/G Armory.  

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June 11, 2017

It has been a while since my last column but not a time of inactivity. Whoever said that retirement is a time of leisure is obviously not retired? After the turn of the year, activity has picked up. We have had a new basic membership drive where NCOA is giving free memberships in order to […]

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Winter 2016/2017

As we are ready to close out the year 2016, there are many things to be thankful for.  This will be year number 1 of my retirement from the work force and I can tell you that I have been as busy as if I were still working, but I am doing the things I […]

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Summer 2016

Much has happened since my last article.  I have retired from the work force and now find myself dedicating a good portion of my time to groups and causes that resonate in my heart.  Working with veterans is one of those things that I now enjoy doing.  I belong to many different veteran groups, some […]