Greencastle Venture Crew helps place Wreaths Across America

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot
From left, Daren Bowser, David Walker, Nicole Bowser, Brandon Clare, Eric Clare, Cameron Dixon, Rainelle Dixon and Brittany Miller, placed 145 of the wreaths.

Venture Crew 99 Scouts joined the Wreaths Across America movement on Saturday, Dec. 12, at Arlington National Cemetery where 240,000 wreaths were placed on headstones.

The local group was among 70,000 volunteers who came to help honor the fallen soldiers.

The crew visited some of the monuments within Arlington before heading home. They plan to volunteer again next year.