May 26, 2020

Centralhatchee student receives DAR Youth Citizenship Medal

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, is pleased to announce their 2019-20 recipient of the DAR Youth Citizenship Award for Centralhatchee Elementary School. Ethan Penados-Johnson was chosen by the school faculty as the student who best exemplifies the qualities of a good citizen.  Those qualities are honor, service, courage, leadership … [Read more...]

Ephesus student receives DAR Youth Citizenship Medal

(Ephesus, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, is pleased to announce their 2019-20 recipient of the DAR Youth Citizenship Award for Ephesus Elementary School. Abbi Wilson was chosen by the school faculty as the student who best exemplifies the qualities of a good citizen. Those qualities are honor, service, courage, leadership and patriotism. Abbi … [Read more...]

National Vietnam War Veterans Day – March 29th

Former President Ronald Reagan once said, “Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.” Please join the members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, in thanking our Vietnam veterans on this day and all of those … [Read more...]

Langley to receive DAR state honor as Outstanding Veterans Volunteer

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter is pleased to announce that Durell Langley has been selected to receive the Outstanding Veterans Volunteer Award from the Georgia State Society, NSDAR. One of the most prestigious awards given by the DAR, this award is only awarded once each year to a veteran in recognition of outstanding achievement in personal, … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter recognizes members for 10 years of service

(Franklin, GA) -- At a recent chapter meeting, two members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, received Certificates of Award for 10 years of service to the community and the NSDAR. Marifaythe Whitley and Carla Brown received their certificates from DAR National headquarters in Washington, DC. Signed by Denise VanBuren, NSDAR President General, the … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR Installs New Officer

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter is pleased to announce that Tracey Gay Hunt was recently installed as Chapter Secretary. Tracey will take this interim position until May when the chapter will install their new board for 2020-2022. A native of Heard County, Tracey has been enthusiastic about expanding the chapter goals increasing public awareness … [Read more...]

DAR and American Legion deliver Christmas gifts to Veterans

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, and members from the American Legion Post 148 teamed up to deliver Christmas gifts to the seven veterans at Pruitt just before Christmas. Each of the veterans received warm pants and shirts, t-shirts, socks, candy, fruit and other goodies to make the holidays a little brighter. The local DAR … [Read more...]

Local media receive Certificate of Awards

(Franklin, GA) -- Editors and staff of the three primary media sources for Heard County were recently honored by the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, for their coverage of the NSDAR and other local events in the county. On Thursday, December 5, 2019, members of the chapter met at the local newspaper office. Along with Lee Boone, Chairman, Heard County … [Read more...]

Paws 4 Bravery Extends Services to Heard County Veterans

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter welcomed the Paws 4 Bravery organization at a recent chapter meeting to introduce a non-profit organization available to Heard County Veterans. Their official canine Paws 4 Bravery Ambassador, Trey, enjoyed his time with the chapter members and their special guests, American Legion Adjutant, Durell Langley and … [Read more...]

DAR Day of Service benefits local non-profit

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the James Stewart Chapter recently played in the dirt to commemorate the 129th anniversary of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. Mary Lane, Conservation Chairman for the group, coordinated the special day to benefit This Old Farmhouse Georgia. Located on Highway 27 South in Centralhatchee, the farmhouse … [Read more...]