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Early registration due Friday for annual Min’s walk-run in Thomson

THOMSON – Advance registration ends Friday for the 27th annual Min’s Mississippi Memorial Walk-Run, which begins at 8 a.m. Sept. 4 at the west end of Main Street.

Advance registration for the senic 4-mile race cost $13, or $9 for a shirt only; it will be $15 day-of, when registration begins at 7 a.m.

Running classes are 8 and younger, 9-12, 13-16, 17-20, 21-30, 31-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and older, and 200 pounds and over. Nonaggressive dogs are welcome.

Proceeds benefit the Melinda Ann Wilkinson Memorial Scholarship Fund, for graduating seniors from Thomson who enter a field involved with helping others.

Go to GetMeRegistered, call 815-275-729 or find Min’s Mississippi Memorial Walk-Run on Facebook to register or for more information.