Hundreds take steps to end Alzheimer’s

September 21, 2014 2:32 AM

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Hundreds take steps to end Alzheimer’s

Central Mississippians took steps in the right direction as hundreds gathered in downtown Jackson Saturday, September 13, to participate in the Central Mississippi Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The three-mile walk through downtown began at the Mississippi Museum of Art.

A champion with a heart for service, Mississippi’s first lady Deborah Bryant was this year’s honorary walk chair. During her speech, Bryant said, “Today, we are walking for the 51,000 Mississippians who are diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and the thousands of caregivers.

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