April 16, 2014

Gardner family to join Wounded Warrior Ski Week Program

Rodney Price gives a thumbs-up after returning home from a combat tour in Iraq in 2006. The wounded veteran and his family will participate in a Wounded Warriors Ski program in April. File photo
Rodney Price gives a thumbs-up after returning home from a combat tour in Iraq in 2006. The wounded veteran and his family will participate in a Wounded Warriors Ski program in April. File photo

Rodney Price and family are headed …

GEHS Veterans program highlights local service members

Rodney Price, right, grins after receiving a Tryke from AMBUCS, an organization that provides physical therapy  trykes for those in need. Price was wounded in Iraq in 2006. His stepdaughter, Carley Lintz gave the keynote address during Veterans Day ceremonies at Gardner Edgerton High School. Staff photo by Danedri Thompson

Amy Cunningham
acunningham@gardnernews.com

When Carley Lintz awoke on the morning of Oct. 12, 2006 at 3 a.m. to the sound of her sobbing mother, she knew life had changed forever, her step-father, Rodney Price, was wounded in Mosul, Iraq while …