Balloons Released for World Alzheimer's Day
7 Eyewitness News Staff
JACKSON, Tenn.- Friday was World Alzheimer's Day and many residents in north Jackson to observe the day in a special day.
Local volunteers Friday afternoon along with members of the Alzheimer's Association held a balloon release at Jackson Oaks.
It is an annul event held to bring awareness and education about the disease to the community. Organizers said millions of Americans are affected by the disease that is often misunderstood.