NEEDHAM (CBS) – Massachusetts is getting ready to give Olympic champion Aly Raisman a big welcome home.
Needham will hold a “Rally For Aly” at the town common at 11 a.m. on Saturday.READ MORE: Man Tried To Abduct 16-Year-Old Girl In Falmouth, Police Say
Town official Sandy Cincotta told WBZ News Radio 1030 that there won’t be a parade this time around.Lawmakers, State Leaders Fight Over Drawing Precinct Lines
“It’s really going to be a more intimate setting,” she said. “We’d like to have her tell us more about herself.”
Cincotta said the phones haven’t stopped ringing with people asking about what the town is going to do to celebrate Raisman’s success.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus State Of Emergency Ends In New Hampshire
The gymnast won two silvers and a gold medal in Rio.