Mrs.Mary Anne Whitehead of Hatboro, former Lansford resident, received the Freedoms Foundation George Washington Honor Medal for her published article, "For Some Duty, Honor and Country Come Too Late." Mrs. Whitehead, the former Mary Anne Scrbacic, is the widow of Major William C. Whitehead Jr., former Lansford resident who was killed in Vietnam. The editorial focused on the nation and its response to that war.
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Thursday, April 22, 2010