7OnScene: Heroes Flight departs for Washington, D.C.

7OnScene: Heroes Flight departs for Washington, D.C.
The Brookshire Grocery Company’s 18th World War II Heroes Flight is on its way to Washington D.C. A group of 24 veterans departed Tyler Pounds Regional Airport on Thursday, May 23. They are flying to the nation’s capital where they will visit several memorials and tour the U.S. Capitol with Congressman Louie Gohmert, R-Texas. (Blake Holland/KLTV Multimedia Journalist)

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KLTV) - The Brookshire Grocery Company’s 18th World War II Heroes Flight is on its way to Washington D.C. They departed Tyler Pounds Regional Airport on Thursday morning.

The grocery company says 24 veterans are flying to the nation’s capital where they will visit the WWII memorial and tour the U.S. Capitol with Congressman Louie Gohmert, R-Texas.

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