Commander John Shipley (at left) presented James T. Hooper with a plaque, honoring him as the VFW Post 6970, Poteet Member of the Year. The post meets every third Tuesday of the month. All veterans are welcome.
Major Deborah Hughley, US Air Force, is the newest member of VFW Post 6970, Poteet. She was sworn in by Post Commander John Shipley.