Palladium-Item - www.pal-item.com - Richmond, Indiana: "Jacklin is Preble County president of the Blue Star Mothers, a group that supports soldiers overseas and their families back home. When she heard of Lahmann's death, 'it was surreal. The war hit home.'
'For us mothers, it was very emotional,' she said. 'It does not change my mind. I support my son and all the other soldiers. Johnathan Lahmann is a hero and his parents should be very proud of what he stood for.'"