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Hero Half Saturday to honor veterans with much more than just a run


May 23, 2018

The sixth annual Hero Half race series in Sweet Home this Saturday will once again focus heavily on honoring veterans and, especially, service men and women who have fallen in action.

The event includes a half marathon and 8K (roughly 5 miles) runs and a 1.3-mile trail run/walk for kids and adults who don’t want to take on the longer distances. The event starts and finishes at Community Chapel, 42250 Ames Creek Drive.

“Our registration is up a little bit,” said Co-Director Marci Sullens. “It’s been a little surprise.”

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