Hundreds Gather at Zilker Park to Honor Fallen Heroes

Posted on Donna Kee
By Spectrum News Staff

AUSTIN, Texas — A month-long journey from Seattle, Washington to Texas is quite a road trip.

Group reflected on fallen heroes

People took 2-mile walk
Events organized around Memorial Day

 

But for Smitty Searles and his fellow volunteers, it’s one taken in stride.

“We are honored to be in Austin, Texas at Zilker Park,” said Searles.

Searles, a paramedic from Wisconsin, is part of Carry the Load.

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