Linda Newkirk, executive director of the Mid-Missouri Alzheimer’s Association, speaks to the crowd before the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday. Longtime volunteer Linda Fisher, far left, and walk coordinator Sheila E. Ream look on.
Aiden Fiet, 4, dances to the music at the Walk to End Alzehimer’s on Saturday. Aiden walked with his family as part of “Team Mills.”
Margaret and Ed Walters, members of “Jim’s Team,” raise their flower
pinwheels to catch the breeze at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday. “Sooner or later, they’re going to get that Alzheimer’s whipped — no kidding,” Ed Walters said.