The Strides For Blue 122 organization is making it’s way through Hopkins County on their journey from Mt. Pleasant to Dallas. The walking trip, a distance of 122 miles, is to educate, train and advocate for the prevention of PTSD and suicide for all First Responders, Veterans and their families. Their journey started on September 28th in Mount Pleasant and should take five days to reach Dallas. Supporters from all of the country have come in to join in this walk and to support their cause. If you are in the Sulphur Springs vicinity between 3pm and 4pm today (September 29th) you will find them on the service road headed west.
The “Strides For Blue 122” is part of Code 9 Project, a national organization. You can find out more about their services at: https://thecode9project.org/strides-for-blue-122.html