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Registration ongoing for Min’s Mississippi Memorial Walk-Run

THOMSON — Advance registration for the Min’s Mississippi Memorial Walk-Run goes until Aug. 27. Race fee is $13. All other registration fees are $15 for the event, which will be 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 4 at the west end of Main Street in Thomson. Money raised for the event helps the Melinda Ann Wilkinson Memorial Scholarship Fund. This fund provides financial assistance to select graduating seniors from Thomson attending college in a field of helping others. Online registration can be done following the link at GetMeRegistered or at facebook.com/minswalkrun or by calling 815-275-7298.