The next Land of Lincoln Honor Flight will depart Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport August 21st. Veterans from Mattoon, Effingham, Shelbyville, Decatur, Macon, Champaign, and 35 other communities will be making the trip to Washington, D.C. The plan is scheduled to return to Springfield that night at 9:30. You’re invited come and welcome home the heroes. Wear red, white and blue, bring balloons or make posters, and of course, handshakes and hugs are always appreciated. Be sure to follow Land of Lincoln Honor Flight on Facebook to stay current on upcoming events and future flights.