The second 5K run/1-mile walk, set for Saturday, is sponsored by Elkins Middle School PTSO in conjunction with the middle school.
The entry fee is $15 and will include a T-shirt and goodie bag. Trophies will be given to the sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade winners. Medals will be awarded to younger winners. There also will be trophies given to the male and female winners.
Proceeds will go toward student rewards and activities. Richard Carr, principal of EMS, has encouraged everyone to help by incorporating healthy eating and exercise in the EMS curriculum this week, prior to the run.
Registration starts at 8 a.m. Saturday.
Sponsors and participants are welcome.
More information is available by calling Kim Hamrick, EMS PTSO president, at 304-642-8965, or Christy Tribble, EMS PTSO treasurer, at 304-614-2929.