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Carol Stream karate students honor military

Published: Friday, June 13, 2014 3:09 p.m. CDT

CAROL STREAM – Wheaton VFW Post 2164 members Tom "Tex" Tracy (from left), Bill Wilds and John Milton and Superstar Karate head instructor Adam Kifer attend the Carol Stream karate school's barbecue May 31 to honor veterans and active servicemen and women.

Throughout the month of May, or Military Appreciation Month, karate students wrote thank-you letters to members of the military and invited them to the event, which was put together by the school and its families, with help from local businesses.

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