News

Below is our Post's latest news and press articles.

Memorial Day Event25-May-2015

Memorial Day Event—25 May 2015, 1:00 PM at the American Legion in Moore, Oklahoma. More to fol..

Are You Ready if Disaster Strikes?22-May-2015

Spring is around the corner and here in Oklahoma that means our dangerous weather season will soon b..

Bruce January Biography22-May-2015

A Fitting Tribute on Memorial Day... Dan January one of the sons of our VFW Posts namesake "Bru..

Memorial Quote of the Day22-May-2015

While everyone contemplates the wonderful weekend they'll have sharing their time with fam..

Send Us Your PSA's22-May-2015

Got a Public Service Announcement you'd like for us to post for our community to share then send..

May 2015 Post Meeting14-May-2015

VFW Post 8706 Bruce January Memorial Post's next meeting will be held Thursday, 14 May 2015 at 7..

District 10 Meeting 2 May 1502-May-2015

On 2 May 2015 at 1000 am, Post 8706 is hosting a District 10 meeting at the New Hope Christian C..

THE VFW CROSS OF MALTA 02-May-2015

CROSS OF MALTA HISTORY The Maltese Cross is over 1,000 years old and to those ..

National Freedom Ride (Destination Run) Event01-May-2015

On 16 May 2015 at 1:00 PM, the Horseman Motorcycle Club will launch a National Freedom Ride (Des..

Patriot Pen Southmoore HS Presentation 30-Apr-2015

30 Apr 15 @ 1800 Southmoore HS Sinclair (Post)..

Patriot Pen Westmoore HS Presentation 30-Apr-2015

30 Apr 15 @ 1900 Westmoore HS Lira (Dist, Post) ..

Patriot Pen Westmoore HS Presentation 28-Apr-2015

28 Apr 15 @ 1830 Westmoore HS Hammock (Dist, Post), Ng (Post)..

Loyalty Day at Blanchard High School25-Apr-2015

Loyalty Day at Blanchard High School Saturday, April 25, 2015 (10:00 am – 12..

2015 Loyalty Day Chairperson Meeting 16-Apr-2015

Vern Babcock is the 2015 Loyalty Day Chairperson and the next meeting is on 16 April 2015, 6:00 PM a..

Kids for Troops: Letter Reading Event16-Apr-2015

Post 8706 members — there will be a “Letter Reading Event” at the Moore American L..

Post 8706 Membership Follow-Up Calls14-Apr-2015

On 14 April 2015, 6:00 PM, Post 8706 members will conduct telephonic phone calls with new and fo..

April 2015 Post Meeting09-Apr-2015

VFW Post 8706 Bruce January Memorial Post's next meeting will be held Thursday, 9 April 2015 at ..

Post 8706 Fundraiser: SnB Burger Joint31-Mar-2015

Dine & Donate Join us at S&B's Burger Joint 7745 S. Walker Ave., O..

Our Post Commander's Mother Passed Away12-Jun-2014

To All Our Post Commander, Chris Rogers', Friends and Family, It is with great sadness that..

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans29-Mar-2014

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Vietnam Veterans Day is a day of remembrance for the selfless sacr..

Moore VFW Post 8706 Celebrates 50 Years of Service27-Jan-2014

Moore VFW Post 8706 Celebrates Their Golden Anniversary Over fifty years..

VFW Post 8706 Christmas Gathering12-Dec-2013

Greetings and Warm Wishes to you one and all. The Christmas season is upon us and it's..

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day07-Dec-2013

Today We Remember the Deadly Attack on Pearl Harbor 7 Dec 1941 "December 7 marks the 72nd ..

VFW Post 8706 mourns the loss of Jim Campbell Past Post Commander29-Nov-2013

Jim Campbell, Past Post Commander for Moore VFW Post 8706 from 1997 - 1998, has gone to with our..

VA FRAUD ALERT25-Nov-2013

Scam targets veterans who mis-dial VA National Call Center or GI Bill Call Center The Depar..

VFW Post 8706 Supports and Celebrates Veterans23-Nov-2013

Members of VFW Post 8706 attended local OKC Gun Shows and other schedule events to support and c..

Nov 2013 Post Meeting14-Nov-2013

Another month is upon us and we're rolling into our winter season and that means cold weather an..

Offers for Veterans on Veterans Day11-Nov-2013

On Veterans Day don't forget to visit these very wonderful businesses as they offer their services a..

VFW Post 8706 to Honor Veterans at Full Circle Life Enrichment Center11-Nov-2013

The members of VFW Post 8706 have been asked to pay a special visit to our Veterans at the Full ..

VFW Post 8706 at H&H Shooting Sports Complex09-Nov-2013

VFW Post 8706 will be at H&H Shooting Sports Complex on Saturday, 9 November to visit with V..

Moore Veterans Memorial Park Captures Title of “America’s Favorite Park”08-Nov-2013

Moore Veterans Memorial Park to Receive $100,000 Grant from Coca-Cola During Veterans Day Celebratio..

Tornado Devastation in our Community20-May-2013

As many of you know from watching the news our community of Moore, Oklahoma was devastated by an..

VFW District 10 Meeting04-May-2013

Come join us for our next VFW District 10 meeting hosted by our very own Bruce January Memorial Post..

Oklahoma State VFW Convention14-Jun-2012

Attention all Oklahoma State VFW Comrades...!!! The Oklahoma State VFW Convention will be..

VA Deploys eBenefits Web Portal10-Jun-2012

In an effort to better assist Veterans with applying for and gaining access to their benefits, c..

Bingo at Norman Veterans Home09-Jun-2012

It's that time again our BINGO event with the VETS at VA Veterans Home in Norman. Come help us w..

Moore VFW Citizens Award Ceremony22-Mar-2012

Come help us celebrate our awesome Awards Winners for this year's Teacher of the Year, Voice of ..

March 2012 Post Meeting08-Mar-2012

Another month is upon us and we're rolling into our Spring season and that means Tornado season...

Final Role Call - Olen "Bill" Douglas Winningham23-Jan-2012

It is with a sad and heavy heart that today our Post mourns the loss of one of our dearest Comra..

Meet & Greet at Base Exchange27-Dec-2011

We start our MEET and GREET our fellow Vets and active Men and Women at the Base Exchange. We w..

Meet & Greet at Base Exchange20-Dec-2011

We start our MEET and GREET our fellow Vets and active Men and Women at the Base Exchange. We w..

Dec 2011 Post Meeting13-Dec-2011

Our next meeting will be on the 13th of December 2011 at 7:30pm. Our meeting location is the..

Meet & Greet at Base Exchange13-Dec-2011

We start our MEET and GREET our fellow Vets and active Men and Women at the Base Exchange. We w..

Knife & Gun Show - OKC Fairgrounds10-Dec-2011

We need help at the Knife and Gun show at the Oklahoma State Fair Grounds. We will have a coupl..

Annual Christmas Dinner08-Dec-2011

There will be annual Christmas Dinner at Two Olives Café on 201 N Broadway. Each member ..

Win a Complete 3D Entertainment Package15-Nov-2011

How would you like to have a brand new 3D Entertainment Package in your home or office? Well yo..

Fort Thunder Harley Davidson Event12-Nov-2011

Saturday morning our VFW Post will have a table set up at the Fort Thunder Harley Davidson locat..

Moore Veterans Day Celebration in the Park11-Nov-2011

Friday morning our brother and sisters in arms, the Moore American Legion, will be hosting a Vet..

Apple Creek Elementary Veterans Day Program10-Nov-2011

Tomorrow evening we will be participating in Apple Creek Elementary School's Veterans Day Program. I..

VA Hospital Veterans Program09-Nov-2011

Members of the Post will be visiting the VA Hospital to offer friendship and camaraderie to our ..

Nov 2011 Post Meeting08-Nov-2011

Our next meeting will be on the 8th of November 2011 at 7:30pm. Our meeting location i..

2011 Patriot's Pen 1st place winner03-Oct-2011

Julia Funk, a 7th grade student at Oakbrook Preparatory in Spartanburg, S.C., was named the 2011 Pat..

2011 Teacher of the Year at03-Oct-2011

Annette Dake, a K-5 teacher at Bridge Creek Elementary School in Blanchard, Okla., has been named th..

2011 Voice of Democracy 1st-place winner03-Oct-2011

Kelsey Woo, a senior at Harvard-Westlake School was named the 2011 Voice of Democracy 1st-place winn..

Texas Governor Rick Perry to Attend VFW Convention22-Aug-2011

Perry to greet delegates at Monday's opening session Update from the VFW National Office - August..

Our Post Is Growing09-Aug-2011

Our Post Is Growing and we've got a wonderful new meeting location with lots of room to grow. Starti..

What is a Vet?17-Apr-2011

He or She is the cop on the beat who spent six months in Saudi Arabia sweating two gallons a day..

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner04-Apr-2011

Congratulations to David Ritchie of Norman, Oklahoma David Rit..

Frank Buckles, Last Doughboy, Laid to Rest17-Mar-2011

"Frank Woodruff Buckles, the last known American World War I Veteran was laid to rest yesterday with..

Senate Declares March 30th "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day"16-Mar-2011

"Washington D.C - The U.S. Senate yesterday declared March 30th as "Welcome Home Vietnam Veteran..

VFW National Commander Urges Congress to, 'Do What is Right for America’s Only True Heroes'09-Mar-2011

VFW pays visit to Capitol Hill to remind leaders of its high priority issues. Richard L. Eubank,..

Kelsey Woo Named VFW Voice of Democracy first-place Winner08-Mar-2011

On Sunday, VFW named Kelsey Woo the first-place winner of the Voice of Democracy Audio-Essay Competi..

Important Advisory Alert02-Mar-2011

The following is an advisory sent out by the National Guard Bureau (NGB) in reference to a group cal..

New VFW Sponsored Dental Program22-Feb-2011

Brand New Program - VFW Sponsored Dental Program from MetLife! MetLife’s Preferred Dentist..

New Website Released22-Feb-2011

Welcome to our new Website and Online Business Solution where we will be able to communicate and..