A grandmother is walking across America to call attention to the need of bone marrow donors.
Jeana Moore’s journey started in Seattle, Wash., on Oct. 19, 2009. After strolling down the West Coast to Los Angeles, she turned eastward. She walked through Bedford County recently, her route taking her down U. S. 460 with stops in Bedford and Goode. She’s been walking between 12 and 15 miles a day.
“During the summer, I was doing 18 to 20 through the desert,” she said.