Wreaths Across America 12/17/2016

Just a quick a reminder that Saturday, December 17, 2016, RTFL7 will be meeting at the Citrus County Fairgrounds with doors closed/kickstands up at 8:30am for Wreaths Across America at the Florida National Cemetary at Bushnell.

Welcome Homes

Welcome Home – Friday, July 29, 2016

Mark your calendars for Friday July 29, 2016, for a Grand Welcome Home.

Location: The Elks Lodge in Homosassa 7890 Grover Cleveland Blvd

Dinner at 5PM program at 6PM. Dinner will be catered from Olive Garden. Lasagna, Spaghetti, Salad and a Garlic Roll for $8.00. AND your first drink is on the HOUSE, compliments from the Elks.

I will need to know if you will be eating to make sure we have enough food brought in. Please RSVP, we will hold your tickets at the door,


The guest of Honors are:

IS2 Charles Newton E-5
Assignment CVN-65 USS Enterprise
Intelligence Specialist

LtCol, USMC Ron Kearse
Regimental Combat Team 5 (5th Marines)
Regimental Adjutant

SSG Eddie Joseph Dreher US ARMY
Infantry Regiment
297th ICTC 567th ICTC
88 H Cargo Officer


Memorial Day 2016 Weekend Events

Sunday, May 29, 2016,
Fallen Heroes Monument, Bicentennial Park, Crystal River, 5:00pm – 7:00pm.  Arbor Trails food truck will be there.  I’m told they delicious fish tacos.  Some ice cream thing will be there too.  At 6:30pm the names of the 68 fallen heroes from Citrus County will be read aloud.

Monday, May 30, 2016
Fero Memorial Gardens, Beverly Hills, 10:00am for Memorial Day services.  It was confirmed today that RTFL7 will be on the program as a participating organization.

Hope to see many of you out there for these events.  Ride/drive safely.

Welcome Homes

Welcome Home – Saturday May 7, 2016

We have a Welcome Home Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the American Legion Post 155 in Crystal River.

Dinner at 5PM. Program at 6PM. Due to the relationship of these Soldiers with the DAV, this program will be a little bit different. We hope to see all of you there.

Dinner will be French Dip and fries for $6.00

Our three local heroes to be honored are:

Cpl Joseph Terry US Marine
Sgt Korey Cunningham E5 (Chaplain Assistant) US Army
Captain Jarrod Silcox US Air Force