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IOWA BROADCASTERS GO TO WAR

The bravery of American military members has been well-documented, often due to the unique reporting done by Iowa-based broadcasters on the scene. Jeff Stein, author, historian and documentary producer will tell how they did their jobs in WWII and later. “From the Battlefront…

CASS COUNTY SOLDIERS IN THE CIVIL WAR

What is SUVCW? Local members of the Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War will be telling you about SUVCW and what their ancestors contributed to the Civil War. The presentation will be on Sunday, March 20, 2 pm at the…

CONTAINERS: WHO KNEW?

A special container for everything from horse hair to bombs was designed by the Armed Forces. Steve Livengood will be presenting a program about military containers on Sunday, January 16, 2 pm at the American Legion Memorial Building, 201 Poplar Street, Atlantic. Steve…

View Tour

A video tour is available for you to see before and after at the American Legion Memorial Building used as the National Guard Armory until 2001. Then it was sold to the city of Atlantic for $1. To save it, ARISE purchased for…

TOUR AMERICAN LEGION MEMORIAL BUILDING

You are invited to tour the American Legion Memorial Building (the Armory) on Sunday, March 21 at 2 pm. Stay home, put your feet up, get comfortable and Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4720710784 Steve Livengood leads the video tour beginning with history of the Building.…