Thousands of Wreaths Now Rest on the Headstones of Iowa Veterans
ADEL, Iowa -- Thousands of wreaths now rest on the headstones of Iowa veterans. On Saturday morning, families and volunteers helped place wreaths at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery near Adel. The event is part of the nationwide Wreaths Across America organization. Organizers say the wreaths are not meant to serve as holiday decorations but are to honor and remember the lives lost. For some, the ceremony was personal.