Jewelry designing duo is raising funds for Route for the Brave and organization’s programs
Created Thursday, June 09, 2016Author: Lynette Carrington
I can’t say that I spent a lot of time thinking about PTSD or how it might affect my son after his two deployments to Afghanistan with the First Marines. I was more concerned about his daily safety and always grateful when we got emails in the evening when he could send them to confirm he was safe.
Two men in the midst of a cross-country trek to raise money for veterans and their families stopped in Effingham this week.
"The support that we've had is incredible," said David Roth, one of those journeymen, while getting lunch at the Gabby Goat in Effingham Thursday.
A police officer and a middle school math teacher are walking across America in support of the men and women of the military.
David Roth and Kevin Winton are on a 3,000-mile journey from Atlantic City to San Francisco, and on Monday he was in the St. Louis area.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — David Roth and Kevin Winton are committed to a cause.