Literacy Volunteers of Marion County is once again hosting their annual half marathon at Pricketts Fort State Park. The course... View Article
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Kick-off the new year – heck, the new decade – with the 15th Annual Literacy Volunteers Run to Read Half... View Article
The 14th Annual Run to Read Half Marathon begins at 1 pm with race day registration at 11:30 am. The course is a 1% grade, starting on the paved MCPARC Trail and running through the Meredith tunnel before going back to Pricketts Fort. The second section will be run on the Mon River Trail, and the race will finish on this trail. (USATF sanctioned.) The cost to participate is $30 by Oct. 13, $40 by Dec. 29 and $45 after Dec. 29. All proceeds will benefit Literacy Volunteers of Marion County (a United Way agency), which provides free tutoring to adults and children in basic reading, math, ESL (English as a second language) and GED preparation.
Happy New Year! Join us as we launch 2018 with entertaining activities and resolutions. New Year’s Eve at... View Article