Veterans Day races sponsored by Perry County Marines, Perry County Museum

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PERRY COUNTY – In honor of Veterans Day Nov. 9, the Perry County Marines, along with the Perry County Museum, will host the Semper Five 5K and the Marine Tough 10K.
Runners and walkers are encouraged to participate. Registration for each race is $15 through Oct. 31 and $20 from Nov.1 through Nov. 9. Each runner and walker will receive a T-shirt the day of the race. Registration forms are available at www.per-rycountymuseum.org, Lawson’s Bar and Grill or by calling Lena Joyal at 619-0708.
The first 100 registrants will receive goodie bags filled with donations from local businesses. Both races will start at 9 a.m. at Legion Field baseball park in Cannelton. Prizes will be awarded.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Perry County Marines Toys for Tots Christmas gift giving and the Perry County Museum.
If you have any questions about the event, wish to donate or volunteer for the race, contact Lena Joyal at the above number.