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Shawneetown Legion donates to local police department

  • Legion Adjutant Mark Harmon, second from left, hands the $1,000 donation to Shawneetown Mayor David Barker, center. At left is Police Chief Gary Jones, and at far right are Legion Commander Tom Harmon and Officer Nick Capeheart.

    Legion Adjutant Mark Harmon, second from left, hands the $1,000 donation to Shawneetown Mayor David Barker, center. At left is Police Chief Gary Jones, and at far right are Legion Commander Tom Harmon and Officer Nick Capeheart.
    Courtesy of American Legion Post 585

 
Submitted by Keely Wright, American Legion Post 585
updated: 8/31/2021 10:43 PM

American Legion Post 585 in Shawneetown has donated $1,000 to the Shawneetown Police Department, in a ceremony that included Legion Adjutant Mark Harmon, Shawneetown Police Chief Gary Jones, Shawneetown Mayor David Barker, Legion Commander Tom Harmon and Officer Nick Capeheart.

In other Legion news, Post 585 has now opened its kitchen and is serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.

The extensive menu includes real catfish dinners and rib-eye sandwiches, as well as our grilled tenderloins.