Veritas principal to begin 24-hour walk at Garrett Stadium in Phenix City

Hank Austin, the principal of Veritas Academy in Phenix City, will begin a 24-hour walk at noon today at Garrett Stadium in Phenix City. He will walk until noon Saturday.

Students, friends, family and members of Lakewood Baptist Church have pledged money for each mile that Austin covers. The money will go to the school.

The event is free and open to the public.