FALLS CITY – The Honor and Remember marathon from California to Arlington Cemetery in Virginia will be stopping at Sabetha, Kan., Nebraska City and Omaha on its Nebraska portion to honor fallen heroes and Gold Star Families.
The Nebraska portion June 5 to June 8 will follow Highway 75 with names of heroes posted at each mile marker. Runners will stop at mile markers to pay tribute to those individuals and families.
At the end of each day, the names will be re-read and a Honor and Remember Flag will be presented to a family.
A ceremony near Falls City is being planned for June 5. The run is scheduled to pass through Auburn on June 6.
Nebraska Team Captain Bruce Husted of Honor and Remember said he has met with Anne Moser of the Reavis Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution and is planning another planning meeting in Falls City.