Flags waving prior to Honor Flight

Published 10/17 2012 10:13PM

Updated 10/18 2012 12:16PM

SAVOY -- Dozens of veterans are gathering at Willard Airport Thursday to prepare for an Honor Flight. Volunteers spent Wednesday lining Airport Road with flags.

70-World War II veterans from Central Illinois will be on the flight. They're headed to the war memorial in Washington D.C. They leave Thursday and return Friday.

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