Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Right 'On CUE'
National Tour Visits Tennessee and Kentucky to Revive Missing Persons Cases
Advocates Are Traveling Cross-Country in the 5th Annual “On the Road to Remember” Tour
Wilmington, NC – For the fifth year, volunteers from the North Carolina-based CUE Center for Missing Persons will set out on another cross country tour to raise awareness of missing children and adults. The team is scheduled to make an appearance in Tennessee and Kentucky in August; distributing a trail of DVD’s, press kits and valuable information concerning 110 missing persons and 6 unsolved homicide cases. Some Tennessee and Kentucky cases are included in this year’s tour and will behighlighted at the groups pre planned rally stops that will include participation from law enforcement agencies, advocates - organizations, families of the missing and local and state officials.
“After so many years, missing persons and homicide cases fade from the public’s radar, but for the families and friends left behind, the nightmare continues every minute of every day,” said CUE Founder, Monica Caison, who is leading the caravan of volunteers. “We make this trip each year to assure no case fades from memory and to support the families who remain searching for a resolution. They need our help and the community’s help to bring forth information.”
The 2008 tour, On the Road to Remember will depart from Wilmington, NC on August 21st, and will end more than 5, 299 miles later returning the volunteers to their home state North Carolina, on September 2nd. Hundreds of volunteers will take part in various legs of the tour, which will include thirty rally stops,traveling thru seventeen states in an effort to promote a public awareness.
Tennessee – RALLY STOPS
• Family of Missing – Rachel Conger “August 31st at 3:30 pm
1035 Maurice Field Drive, Paris Tennessee 38242
Kentucky – RALLY STOPS
Volunteers “September 1st at 9:30 am
Waffle House 3833 Nashville Road Franklin, Kentucky 42134
National Tour - Quick Facts
• Rally Stops – 30
• States Traveling Through - 17
• Cases Missing Featured – 110
• Case Homicide Featured - 6
• Miles Traveled Total – 5,299
For a complete tour schedule visit CUE’s website and click on the Road Tour button; http://ncmissingpersons.org , e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
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