2018 Alabama Division Reunion

The Emma Sansom Camp #253 is the host camp for the upcoming Division Reunion which will be held on May 18 &19th. The Reunion will be held in Gadsden at the Elliott Community Center located at 2829 West Meighan Boulevard. Most of the activities will center around or in the community center.

A registration form is available at the bottom of the page. The Camp asks that you get your forms in as early as possible due to the caterer ‘s need to know the number of meals to provide.

The host hotels will be the Best Western Plus located at 205 Enterprise Drive in Gadsden. Use code SCV253 for discount . The room rate with discount will be $99. You have 24 hours prior to your reservation to cancel. The other host hotel is the Hampton Inn located at 205 Walker Street in Gadsden. The hotels are very close to each other as well as other hotels along with food and shopping.

On Friday, registration will begin at the Elliott Community Center at 2:30 pm and will continue until 5 pm. There will be a pre-convention DEC meeting held at the Community Center as well, starting at 3pm. The Commanders Reception will be held Friday from 6 pm to 8pm.

Registration will begin Saturday morning at 7 am and will continue up to the start of the convention. The opening ceremonies will begin at 8 am and the Division convention will start at 9 am. Delegate forms will be available on the Division website and other social media formats.

This is an election year and all offices are open. Commander, 1st and 2nd Lt. Commanders, Brigade and Lt. Brigade Commanders. Our current Division Commander is not running for a second term so we will be electing a new person for this position to lead the Division for at least the next two years.

The ladies tour has been planned and will include a trip to Noccalulla Falls on Saturday morning. The cost is $10.

Saturday afternoon there will be a Memorial Service held to remember our Compatriots that have passed on since our last year.

The final event of the Reunion will be the Awards Banquet. At this time the banquet speaker has not been booked. The Division awards will be presented that evening including the Brigade Camps of the Year and the overall Camp of the Year in the Division, the Newsletter of the Year, Compatriot of the Year and others.

Frank Leatherwood
Northeast Central Brigade Commander
Alabama Division