Troy VFW Commander Greets Montana Governor Greg Gianforte

by Lydia Waterman


Lewistown, MT– On Thursday, June 17, Troy
VFW Post 5514 Commander Bill Lafrance greeted Montana Governor Greg Gianforte at the 99th annual State Veterans of Foreign Wars convention. Bill met with Governor
Gianforte prior to his addressing the state-wide crowd of veterans assembled for the conference.

Governor Gianforte then gave a presentation to the group concerning a variety of topics from veterans affairs, state economics, and future goals post-pandemic.

The following day, Bill met briefly with U.S. Senator Steve Daines. Governor Gianforte and U.S. Senator Daines then left immediately to travel to forest fire incident
command centers in southeast Montana regarding the
current status of our wildfires.

On June 19, Ron Merwin from Ronan, was elected the 99th Veterans of Foreign Wars Commander for the State of Montana.

(Photo courtesy: Governor Gianforte)

Celebrating 65 Years, 2021 fair set to showcase area youth talent and skills

The Lincoln County
Junior Fair

July 15-17th, Libby Elementary School


Thursday, July 15th-


Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – 8:00  p.m.
Libby Elementary School Gym

Friday, July 16th-


10:00 a.m. – Parade (Line-Up at 9:30)
Route to be announced


1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Exhibits open to public





7:00 p.m.

Evening of Performing Arts



Saturday, July 17th-


2:00 p.m. -5:30 p.m.
Exhibits open to public

5:30p.m. -6:30 p.m.
Awards Presentation




There is still time to get organized and showcase your talents and skills!
Stop by any Lincoln County Library to pick up your 2021 Fair Booklet and be prepared for next week’s
open registration.