Construction underway for new Legion home

Officials on Saturday marked the start of the “rise” for the new home of the Walhalla American Legion.  According to Jerry Dyar, the public information officer, builder and legionnaire Jack Arve is the construction chairman for the project.  Another 124 Post member Mike Baumgarner is lending his grading expertise, and, according to all of the brick masons on hand Saturday, Baumgarner dug and poured “some of the finest footings they had even seen.  319 Kenneth Street will be the legionnaires’ new address.