Carry the Load to walk through Texarkana ahead of Memorial Day

    Carry the Load is destined for Dallas for the Dallas Memorial March on Memorial Day weekend, but today they will be coming through Texarkana.

    The national relay, which comprises five routes across the country, is part of an effort to highlight the sacrifices of military members and veterans, first responders and their families.

    Eight rally locations are planned in the ArkLaTex

    Hope Fire Department -- 8 a.m., 2.27-mile walk

    Walmart Supercenter, Hope -- 9 a.m.,(closed to public)

    U.S. Highway and Arkansas Highway 108, Texarkana -- 10:30 a.m. 4.87-mile walk

    Miller County Department of Human Services -- 12:30 p.m., 3.21-mile walk

    Beech Street First Baptist Church -- 2 p.m., 3.1-mile walk

    TAC -- 5 p.m., 5.92-mile walk

    OT's Landing -- 7 p.m., 5.11-mile walk

    First Baptist Church, Redwater -- 9:30 p.m. (closed to public)




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