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Joe Hall On Cross Country Road Trip To Raise Awareness About Mental Health

On Friday of last week, Joe Hall began wearing his sixth pair of shoes in his journey across America. He stayed the night in Dix, then walked through Kimball to Pine Bluffs on Highway 30.

Hall estimated that he will need two more pairs of shoes to complete the cross country walk.

In May, he began the trip in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. The walk is to raise awareness for mental health issues and suicide awareness.

He walks between 22-30 miles a day depending on the terrain, weather and location of towns. Hall's journey will be completed when he arrives in Oceanside, Calif.

Why walk across the cou...