Finally, a group is out there working to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day. Or is it?
The nonprofit Carry the Load is on a 27-day March from West Point to Dallas, Texas, for a Memorial Day event. The marchers passed through North Georgia earlier this week.
The group – which is also raising funds – clearly states its vision is to restore the “true meaning of Memorial Day by connecting Americans to the sacrifices of our military, law enforcement, firefighters and rescue personnel. …”