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Ground Zero march heads toward Wilson County




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Wilson County News
July 11, 2011, 5:29pm
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(Revised) Security Forces members from Joint Base San Antonio are conducting a “ruck march” July 12-16. The group plans to be in Floresville Tuesday, July 12, and in Stockdale Wednesday, July 13, according to Lt. Jesse Evins of the Floresville Police Department.

According to its Facebook page, various Security Forces groups from across the country will hold their own marches as part of the Security Forces 9/11 Ruck March to Remember. The marches are being staged in memory of the Security Forces members lost during operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. Locally, a group will begin at Lackland Air Force Base (AFB) in San Antonio, and will meet July 16 in La Grange with a group from Barksdale AFB. The last group of marchers, who will be from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey, will reach Ground Zero on Sept. 11, as indicated on the Facebook page.

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Mark Latimer said the marchers intend to reach Floresville by 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 12.

For more information, visit http://twitter.com/#!/sfruckmarch.

The first leg of the Security Forces 9/11 Ruck March to Remember makes its way toward Floresville from San Antonio July 12. They will rest for the night and new marchers will head southeast toward Stockdale at 7 a.m. For more information, visit http://twitter.com/#!/sfru​ckmarch. Video by William J. Gibbs Jr.

 


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William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
July 12, 2011 9:51pm
 
 
Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. said the ruck marchers reached the intersection of S.H. 97 and U.S. 87 west of Stockdale at around 7 p.m. They will rest for the ... Read More Read More
 
 
Ricardo Campos  
Floresville, TX  
July 12, 2011 6:01pm
 
 
Just passed our place close to Marcelina Road on 97 East. It was a pleasure to go out and cheer for them. Semper Fi and God Bless America!
 
 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
July 12, 2011 4:52pm
 
 
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Mark Latimer said at 4:46 p.m. that the marchers have left Floresville and headed toward Stockdale. They expect to arrive there in three hours. ... Read More Read More
 
 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
July 12, 2011 3:34pm
 
 
According to Susan Hodges with the Floresville Chamber of Commerce, they just passed Teddi Harllee’s office at Bus. 181 and US 181 – a 4pm arrival at the HEB Express in Floresville ... Read More Read More
 
 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
July 12, 2011 2:11pm
 
 
The troops from Lackland were spotted just after 2pm crossing FM 775 just north of Floresville. Looks like they're making better time than originally anticipated! Welcome, ... Read More Read More
 

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