Boys State Update 1-27-2020

The annual American Legion Boys State program will take place form Sunday, June 28, 2020 through Friday, July 3, 2020 at SUNY Morrisville State College in Morrisville, N Y.  At the Post Executive Meeting held on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, approval was given to sponsor two local boys to participate in Boys State.  Four local candidates have been identified.  All are Juniors from Calhoun high school, all have expressed an interest in attending Boys State and meet all criteria.  A committee was formed to meet the candidates and their families and conduct interviews.  Frank Pedagno will chair the committee, other members who have agreed to serve are Al Garbarino, Rich Mecabe and Eugene St. John.  Interviews will be held in early February at the Merrick library.

Frank D. Pedagno, Second Vice Commander