Baseball athletes carry skills, sportsmanship and active citizenship to college

American Legion Baseball, Department of Michigan, announced the recipients of two scholarships at its 2018 Class AA State Tournament held July 26-28 in Sault Ste. Marie.  The scholarships are awarded yearly to American Legion Baseball team member applicants for their academic achievements, community involvement, and athletic achievements both in skill and sportsmanship.     Andrew Hribar, … Read more

Three Trooper School students awarded Michigan American Legion scholarships

Three students were awarded scholarships from The American Legion, Department of Michigan, for their outstanding performances at the Student Trooper program held this week at the Michigan State Police Academy.  Jade Richardson of East Tawas is the Outstanding Trooper of the Year and receives a $1,000 college scholarship. Devon Guth earned the Marksmanship award and … Read more

Students get a taste of Trooper life

Nearly 40 high school students from across the state are spending the week at the Michigan State Police Academy in Lansing to experience the training and discipline it takes to become a Michigan State Trooper.  The American Legion, Department of Michigan, sponsors the week-long event taking place this year from July 15-20.  In addition to … Read more

Two high school students chosen to represent Michigan at Boys Nation in Washington, D.C.

Democracy in action provides students with experience and education about the structure and operation of state and federal government JULY 2, 2018 (LANSING, MICHIGAN) – Luke Froncheck, from Delton High School, and Dante J. Silva, from Northville High School, were elected to attend The American Legion Boys Nation program in Washington, D.C., that will take … Read more