On Monday, June 29th, two gold star mothers will be honored for their great sacrifice.
Windthorst Marine Sgt. Gary Johnston gave his life while fighting in Iraq, and Archer City Soldier, Bobby J. Coffelt was killed in Vietnam. The American Legion Post 202 is hosting a special ceremony to honor their mothers, Donna Williams and Angela Johnston with an armed soldier presentation at Lucy Park. The ceremony starts at 3 p.m. and everyone is invited. The armed soldiers travel the country honoring gold star mothers, those who’ve lost a son in combat.