ROBERT H. BURNS
AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY UNIT 16
OUR POPPY QUEENS
2017 - 2018
Little Miss Poppy Madelyn Ogden Miss Poppy Hailey Marie Ogden
"Poppy Month" - May 2016
Little Miss Poppy Hailey Ogden collects the first donation from Mayor Cooper.
Girls State Orientation - Saturday, May 13, 2017
Seated left to right: Phoebe Cornay Allen who attends Covington High School, Olivia Marie Armond who attends Fontainebleau High School, Emma Nicole Busby (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Covington High School, Isabella Belan Canas who attends Lakeshore High School, Adelaide Elaine Caplinger who attends Christ Episcopal School, Elise Leah Carter and Avery Marie Collins who attend Covington High School, Diana Catherine Craighead who attends Northlake Christian School and Olivia Rose Deffes who attends Archbishop Hannan High School.
Standing center: Unit 16 Little Miss Poppy Madelyn Ogden.
Standing left to right: Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Jane Duracher, Claire Marie DiCorte and Sarah Lynne Hazlett who attend Mandeville High School, Rebecca Anne Lucia who attends Covington High School, Morgan Elizabeth Marullo who attends Northlake Christian School, Olivia Lynn Maurer who attends Archbishop Hannan High School, Rebecca Camille Norton who attends Fontainebleau High School, Kennedy Layne Robert and Claire Lynette Schmitt who attend St. Scholastica Academy and Abigail Lynn Watson who attends Mandeville High School.
Julia James Elmer who attends Lakeshore High School.
Little Miss Poppy
Memorial Day Ceremony - Monday, May 29, 2017
Little Miss Poppy Madelyn Ogden and Miss Poppy Hailey Ogden
Distributing Memorial Poppies
Sons member Donald Taylor and District Attorney Warren Montgomery
Left to right: Miss Poppy Hailey Ogden, Little Miss Poppy Madelyn Ogden, Junior member Cecilia Ogden, Junior member Gabby Ogden and Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser.
"A Day of Remembrance" - Proclamation - September 2016
Mayor Mike Cooper, a member of the Sons of the American Legion Squadron 16 of Covington, recently signed a proclamation declaring September 11th as a "Day of Remembrance."
"A Day of Remembrance" - Sunday, September 11, 2016
Past President May Hartley recited “The Veteran” and Little Miss Poppy Hailey Ogden led the Pledge of Allegiance.