Greater Peoria Honor Flight takes off June 5

Greater Peoria Honor Flight takes off June 5

The Greater Peoria Honor Flight will transport veterans to Washington D.C. for a day. The flight will take the veterans and their chaperones to several war memorial sites throughout the nation's capital. The flight will leave early morning on May 8 and re

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Service & Honor: The Greater Peoria Honor Flight

Service & Honor: The Greater Peoria Honor Flight

After introducing you to three different Veterans, and asking you to come out to support them in their trip, Heart of Illinois ABC's Mason Dowling is proud to follow 70 Vets as they take a trip to the nation's capitol, and the welcome home many waited the

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RECAP: Mason Dowling's Facebook Live adventures with the Greater Peoria Honor Flight

RECAP: Mason Dowling's Facebook Live adventures with the Greater Peoria Honor Flight

Heart of Illinois ABC Weekend Anchor/Reporter Mason Dowling was keeping us updated throughout the day yesterday as he traveled on the Greater Peoria Honor Flight with Central Illinois veterans. Here's a recap of some of his adventures throughout the day.

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Last checks made ahead of Honor Flight

Last checks made ahead of Honor Flight

Preparations are underway at Peoria's Wayne A Downing International Airport ahead of Tuesday's Honor Flight. Flight prep starts bright and early, with a 3AM check-in time for dozens of Heart of Illinois Veterans. Wheels are up at 5:30. The first stop afte

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