LIVE: Local Gold Star child gets surprise trip to Disney World, thanks to a special program

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Fairbanks community joined together Friday night to support a gold star child as he heads off to Snowball Express, a program for children who've had a parent die while serving in the military. This year the trip is to Disney World.

Sara Tewksbury was at the Fairbanks International Airport where they prepared to surprise a Fairbanks child with a grand send off.