Over at Weldon Springs State Recreation Area, Lauren Johnson looks to host the 3rd Annual Brain Tumor Nature Walk. The walk is a national event that helps raise awareness and to honor all who have suffered the devasting effects of brain tumors.
One of the participants and veteran, Norman Emery has brain tumors. Emery created a team that works closely with the veterans to help support and fight brain tumors.
Norman also expressed that other local vets are helping as well.
The walk will be this weekend September 8th and start at 10 a.m. where you can participate in the walk, activities, donate, or even be a vendor. To find more information go to nbtsevents.braintumor.org or by calling Johnson at 217-622-8294.