4-H Runs to Remember

Prior to last Saturday’s 4-H 5k run in Mt. Vernon, the color guard presents colors next to the mural on Veterans Way, just off the Mt. Vernon square.

Second grader Aria Duwe, with Lawrence County Stockmans 4-H group, finishes her artwork at last Saturday’s 4-H 5k event held in honor of those lost in the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks. (Photos submitted)

About 50 people ran or walked during the 5k. (Photo by Steve Chapman)

Lawrence County 4-H held the Run to Remember 9/11 5k on the morning of Saturday, Sept. 11. The event, a commemoration of the tragedy that took place on Sept. 11, 2001, was funded by a $2,500 grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service, and the proceeds were divided evenly between the Veterans Home Auxiliary and the Mt. Vernon Veterans Way Project.

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