Joe “Bro” Green

Joe “Bro” Green celebrated his 100th birthday on Thursday, and on Saturday American Legion Post 8 presented Green with a certificate “in recognition and grateful appreciation for serving in the United States Armed Forces in the name of freedom and democracy, and for allegiance to God and country in courageously protecting our liberty and independence.” Post 8 members including (from left) Jimmy Gulley, Tommy Whitlow, Eddy Salley and Post 8 Commander Wayne Bowen presented the certificate to the World War II veteran as well as a cap commemorating 2019 as the 100th anniversary of the American Legion.