This summer marked 65 years since World War Two ended. An entire generation who holds the memories that made that war is disappearing every day. There are millions of men and women, those who weren’t the celebrities, who still remember details from their experiences. Kari Beckerman has the story of just one of the men who wanted to share his story.(Note: this story aired earlier this year on WUFT-FM, but we are adding it to our web site in honor of Veterans day)[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/Kari Beckerman Feature.mp3]
The Lake City community is working to help a family of eight that lost their home in a fire last week. Donations so far include mattresses, shoes, toothbrushes and sports equipment for the kids, and a GoFundMe has been set up to raise money toward a down payment on a new house.