Mary Wackerow elected district president


American Legion Auxiliary West Tawakoni Unit No. 517 members attend the 4th District Spring Convention April 28-29 at the American Legion Anderson-Roberts Post No. 283 in Bonham. Highlight of the convention for these members was the election of officers. Sam Armstrong said, “Unit No. 517 is very proud to be called ‘home of the newly-elected 4th District President Mary Wackerow,’ who will assume her duties in mid-July following her installation at the department convention to be held in San Antonio.” Shown, front row, from left, are Unit 517 Chaplain Lois Hudack and Unit Vice President Sam Armstrong who is also a past 4th District Chairman; and back row, past 4th District President Cathy Griffith, Lake Texoma Unit No. 231; newly-elected 4th District President Mary Wackerow of West Tawakoni Unit No. 517; Jean Kelly, standing 4th District President from ALA Harding Blaine Unit No. 310 in Plano; MaryAnn Paul, past president of the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Texas from Unit No. 110 in McKinney.