Friends and family gather around Dave Johnson, in white shirt at right, for his homecoming celebration after hiking the Appalacian Trail.
Friends and family gather around Dave Johnson, in white shirt at right, for his homecoming celebration after hiking the Appalacian Trail. COURTESY OF DAVID JOHNSON
Friends and family gather around Dave Johnson, in white shirt at right, for his homecoming celebration after hiking the Appalacian Trail. COURTESY OF DAVID JOHNSON

At crossroads, Smithfield man chose the Appalachian Trail

September 26, 2016 07:57 AM