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  • Buckner to host run/walk for veterans

  • A fun run/walk is planned for Saturday in Buckner as a way to help homeless veterans find adequate housing.

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  • A fun run/walk is planned for Saturday in Buckner as a way to help homeless veterans find adequate housing.
    The city proclaimed the day as “Heroes Day.” The Heroes Day Fun Run/Walk starts at 8:45 a.m. and will wrap up at 3 p.m., at Heisler-Burns Park, 305 Park Ave., Veterans Drive.
    Mayor Daniel Hickson will read a proclamation and Doug Friend, CEO of Heroes Coming Home, will give opening remarks at 9 a.m.
    The event is a benefit for Heroes Coming Home, a 501(c)(30) organization serving the metro area, with themission of providing homes to returned veterans.
     
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