12/17/2016: Wreaths Across America wreath-laying ceremony at Pecan Grove Cemetery in McKinney, Texas. Our chapter obtained sponsors for 193 wreaths.
11/12/2016: Fundraiser promoting Wreaths Across America at WalMart in McKinney, Texas.
11/11/2016: Veterans Day ceremony at the Allen, Texas Senior Center.
10/15/2016: Receiving our charter! Left to right: Paul Huff, Chapter 1122 Treasurer; John Rowan, VVA National President; Don Roush, Chapter 1122 President; Luther (Buster) Newberry, Texas VVA State Council President.
7/14/2016: Our interim Board of Directors met with Jim Boyd (TSC Secretary) to submit our 25-member petition requesting the creation of our chapter.
7/14/2016: Our 4th chapter meeting at Spring Creek Barbeque, the same day that we submitted our petition.
7/4/2016: We were in the “Red, White and Boom!” parade in downtown McKinney, Texas. We used Roger Carver’s truck. Don Roush was the co-pilot. Jim Cheek, Don Crabtree, and David Persell rode in the back. We got more applause and more appreciation than any other military group in the parade.