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2020 Flat Joe 5k

June 3, 2020Press ReleaseVirtual Run September 8, 2020

Due to current events and COVID19, we are canceling the Flat Joe 5k Run at the Walton County Veterans Memorial.  We will, however, hold a virtual run on September 8, 2020.  Please stay tuned for more details!

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2020 - A New Decade!

February 5, 2020Press Release2020 kicks off with a fundraiser for Stop Soldier Suicide sponsored by David Sarver

Following the completion of the memorial in Monroe, Georgia and at the 6th SFS, MacDill, Florida, the Lt. Helton Memorial Foundation is helping raise money for charities whose focus is serving our Veterans at home.

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6th Annual Flat Joe 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run

March 30, 2019Press ReleaseAt the new Walton County Veterans Memorial May 18, 2019

May 18, 2019

The 6th Annual

Flat Joe 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run

For more information:

To register online

Printable snail mail registration available at both sites.

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Art Rozier

January 15, 2019Press ReleaseHe left his mark before he left the building...

It was with great astonishment and sadness that I learned of Art Rozier's preciptious departure from our earthbound ranks.  It's times like this that one realizes how fickle life can be.

When Art first took over from Larry Hoff, I had some concerns, as those were some pretty big shoes to fill, but those concerns were unfounded.  Art definitely stepped up to the plate, and left his own mark on the AFJROTC program, the Lt. Helton Memorial Foundation, and within our community.  He, like Larry Hoff, was a precious resource whom I will miss, both professionally and personally.

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Two Days to the Flat Joe 5k

May 17, 2018Press ReleaseOur fifth year, and we have runners and sponsors who have been with us every step of the way!

From our Inaugural run in 2014, to our 5th annual this year in 2018, we have been blessed with some steadfast sponsors and loyal runners.  This year at the Monroe Bicentennial on November 12, there will be a formal dedication of the Walton County Veterans Park, and a finished Fallen Heroes Memorial pedestal - the fruits of your donations!

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