Run for 57th AHC Sponsors receive awards
Jim McKenzie, Race Director of Run for 57th AHC, recently presented awards to sponsors of the Run for 57th AHC, including Possum Kingdom Chamber Executive Director Gayla Chambers; Russell Madden, owner of PK Docks; Mike Patton, MKP Equipment Enterprises of Graham; Bert Thompson, Mike’s Westside Rental of Graham; and Deressa Burkett, of The Harbor at Possum Kingdom Lake.
McKenzie reported that more than 80 people of all ages participated in the second annual event which raised about $6,000. Donations benefitted Courage Beyond, an organization which assists present and former service members and their families suffering from PTSD issues.
The 5K race was held at Possum Kingdom Lake on Armed Forces Day, May 21. It began and ended at the Possum Kingdom Chamber of Commerce.