The Steamboat Pilot and Today, Steamboat Colorado is the recipient of this prestigious award for their continuing support of veterans and veteran related issues through the pages of your newspaper with such articles as “Gone But Not Forgotten” detailing the valiant mission of young Reina Sakly and her efforts to secure headstones for 11 forgotten veterans. And, “The Cost of a Free Republic” and “What Draws us to the Cemetery on Memorial Day were excellent recounts of the history and the commitment ours veterans make to preserve our freedoms.
The media is welcome to attend this award presentation.
Point of contact is Darrell Myers, Chairman, Public Relations Committee, 303-366-5201, or theobserver@
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The American Legion, Department of ColoradoThe Largest Wartime Veterans Service Organization in the world.