Auxiliary installs officers


LOCKE MILLS – The new officers of Jackson Silver Post, American Legion, Auxiliary were installed by Department President Nicky Weatherby and her installing team, Romona Grover, chaplain and Charlotte Wing, sergeant-at-arms, on May 4.

New officers are: president, Honey Bailey; first vice president, Angelia Haines; second vice president, Helvi Carey; secretary, Olive Risko; treasurer, Jamie Hastings; historian, Rowena Dunham; chaplain, Kelly Bickford; and sergeant-at-arms, Irene Redman.

Althea-Jean Cary was chosen as this year’s Miss Poppy. She is the daughter of Ron and Michelle Cary and is in the fifth grade at Woodstock Elementary School.

The department convention will be held in Bangor on June 16 and 17. and delegates were chosen. Olive Risko, Jamie Hastins and Nancy Grove will make up the scholarship committee. The next supper and dance will be held Tuesday, June 13.