• Charles Louis Lovelace Eagle Scout Award

    Ben Setser
    Posted in: What's New, News

    Eagle Scout Charles Louis Lovelace, Troop 398, was presented the Eagle Scout Certificate and Medal at his Court of Honor, Saturday afternoon, May 21, 2022.

  • Patriot Medals awarded

    Ben Setser
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    During our Grave Marking yesterday, May 21 2022 at Old St Paul’s Lutheran Church in Newton NC, our State Society President, Jay Deloach presented Compatriots Jack Bowman and Frank Merrell with the highest honor and medal that the State Society can present, The Patriot Medal for long and continued service to the State Society and […]

  • Old St Paul’s Grave Marking Round 2

    Ben Setser
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    Our second day of Honoring the 12 Patriots buried at Old St Paul’s Lutheran Church in Newton NC on Saturday, May 21, 2022. It was very hot, many people from SAR and DAR, family menbers of the Patriots and church members turned out for the celebration. It was a fabulous day for everyone.

  • Grave Marking Round 1

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter began it’s three day grave marking service on Friday afternoon, May 20th 2022.

  • Catawba Valley Chapter’s Regular Bimonthly Meeting

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter held it’s regular bimonthly meeting yesterday, May 14th, 2022. If you weren’t there, you missed a great day. Along with our regular business, our speaker, Fred Weyler of Andrew Jackson Chapter, TN SAR spoke on The Battle of Kings Mountain and afterwards, presented the Chapter with a copy of his book, “All […]

  • Bronze JROTC Medals, South Iredell & St Stephens High

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter finished up their JROTC season by presenting the Bronze JROTC Medal and Certificates to Cadet Sgt Maj Daniel Atwood at South Iredell High School, presented by Chapter President Ben Setser, and Cadet Richard Obert at St Stephen’s High School, presented by Chapter Vice President John Jay Cline. Congratulations to these outstanding young […]

  • Catawba Valley Chapter presents the Bronze JROTC Medal and Award

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter has the pleasure of presenting the Bronze JROTC Medal and Award Certificate yesterday, May 4, 2022 to Cadet Davis Tucker of Hickory High School, presented by Compatriot Michael Blackburn; and to Cadet !st Lt Kayce Bailey of Bandys High School, presented by Chapter President Ben Setser. It was a great honor and […]

  • JROTC Presentation, Statesville High School

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter President Ben Setser had the honor to present Cadet 1st Sgt Dinnen Frank with the SAR JROTC Bronze medal and certificate on Friday, April 29th at Statesville High School, Statesville NC. Congratulations Cadet Frank!

  • Honoring our Patriots

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter continues to honor our patriots for Patriots day. Here are the graves of Lt. John Hoyle, John Jarrett, Martin Coulter and Peter Little. Thank you for your service.

  • Bunker Hill High School JROTC Banquet

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter President Ben Setser had the pleasure of presenting the Bronze JROTC Medal and Certificate to US Air Force Cadet Ryder Phares of Bunker Hill High School at their Military Banquet on 9 April 2022. We had a great time.

  • Patriot Adam Setser Grave Marking

    Ben Setser
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    Hear ye, Hear ye A call to action for all SAR Color Guard! All are invited to assist Catawba Valley Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution in the Grave Marking of Adam Johannes Setser/Setzer on 11 June 2022 at Littlejohn Methodist Church, 4120 Littlejohn Church Rd, Lenoir, NC 28645 at 10:00 am. Please help us […]

  • Eagle Scout Court of Honor

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution was honored to present Anthony Charles with the Eagle Scout Achievement Award at his Court of Honor on February 27th at Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Newton NC. Anthony and his father Michael Charles are both members of Catawba Valley Chapter. Congratulations Anthony!

  • Maiden High School JROTC Presentation

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter had the pleasure of presenting Maiden High School JROTC with a framed copy of the Declaration of Independence today, Wednesday, February 23, 2022 in honor of George Washington’s 290th birthday. Photographed are Lt. Col. Joseph Thomas, Chapter President Ben Setser, Cadet Major Laiza Ubaub and Chapter VP John Jay Cline. We had […]

  • First Annual George Washington Birthday Afternoon Tea

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter SAR along with Jacob Forney Chapter DAR held their first annual George Washington Birthday Afternoon Tea, Sunday, February 20th. The celebration began with Chapter President, Ben Setser presenting in coming Jacob Forney Regent, Fran Goins with a Certificate of Appreciation for her constant presence and involvement with whatever our chapter may be […]

  • “The Catawba Coalition” February Newsletter

    Ben Setser

    22 chapter newsletter 10 February 2022 For your reading pleasure, our February Newsletter.

  • Catawba Valley Chapter Compatriot Grave Marking

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter was honored today, 22 January 2022, to conduct the formal grave marking of Compatriot William Alexander Graham III at Historic Machpelah Cemetery in Iron Station NC. Graham was President of the North Carolina Society of Sons of the American Revolution for the 1930-31 term. We also replaced markers for Gen. Joseph Graham […]

  • Catawba Valley Chapter confers the Heroism Medal

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter had the pleasure of conferring the Heroism Medal and Certificate to NC Highway Patrolman Kendall Huss, at the NC Highway Patrol Station, 3265 US-70, Conover, NC 28613, on 20 January 2022. Huss saved a 5-year-old boy and his mother from a wreck that burst into flames on US HWY 321, Hickory on […]