Local man hosts friend on charity ride

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

WALTHALL — A Londoner who is biking across America made a rest stop here last week to stay with a longtime friend.
Naz Yacoob of London left Los Angeles in February on foot for his 3,000-mile trek to the Atlantic Coast. He switched to a bicycle in Gallup, N.M., having since pedaled his way east pulling a 100-pound bike trailer/stroller hauling a