FORT HOOD, Texas – The West Coast Relay Team of Carry The Load stopped by the Great Place, May 27, to watch the 1st Cavalry Horse Detachment perform their routine, on a pitstop on their trek from Seattle to Dallas for Memorial Day. See more HERE.
DALLAS – A lot of people are honoring veterans and those who gave their lives for our country at the annual Carry The Load event in Dallas on Monday. The seven-mile course was set up at Reverchon Park. Some people have been out on the trail since late Sunday afternoon. Some went shorter distances. See more HERE.
It’s the true meaning of Memorial Day. The annual Carry the Load Memorial Day march has been ongoing throughout the month, culminating in a meaningful, two-day event at Reverchon Park in Dallas. Carry The Load is a nonprofit organization that provides an active way to connect Americans to the sacrifices made daily by the military, veterans, first responders and their families. See more HERE.
HENDERSON, Nev. (KSNV) — We’re back to celebrating Memorial Day normally here in Southern Nevada after many observances were canceled last year due to the coronavirus pandemic. In Henderson, the honor guard set up the scene for Memorial Day 2021. More than 100 people showed up ready to run or walk at Cadence Park in Henderson to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice. See more HERE.
For this is not so much a day about war or crime, or beans and barbecue, but about the men and women who thought the rest of us, where we live, our continuing pursuit of a more perfect union, were worthy. See more HERE.
Author: John McCaa is a board member of Carry the Load and a retired WFAA-TV news anchor now living in McAllen. He wrote this column for The Dallas Morning News.
NEWSMAX TV honors Carry The Load Co-founder, President and CEO and Veteran U.S. Navy SEAL Stephen Holley as “Patriot Of The Week”. Tom Basile tackles the week’s biggest stories with top talkers from politics, Hollywood, and across America. Watch at 53:12 HERE.