- Category: Community News
- Published on 20 May 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Shedding light on the true meaning of Memorial Day is the primary focus of the Carry the Load relay that is traveling from New York through downtown Mount Vernon and then on to Dallas.
The 2,000 mile relay has been divided into 348 segments. It will travel through Mount Vernon on Friday, May 23. It will leave Winfield around 4 p.m. pass through Mount Vernon around 6 p.m. and continue west along Hwy. 67. See the May 15 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more information.