Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


July 16, 2011

Words of thanks

ASHLAND — I thank the many who volunteered to make this year’s 10K race safer!  We had 241 runners.

I thank Pepsi Cola, Midtown Kroger, Jolly Pirate, Coal Grove Giovanni’s for providing food and drinks. Providing  door prizes were Human Motion Vitality Center, Firm Fitness Center, Don’s Men’s Shop, Stultz Pharmacy of Flatwoods, Nichols Chiropractic, Boyd County Extension, Norman’s, Identity, Moe’s Southwest Grill, Chiro One, Firestone, and OLBH Pharmacy, Gift Shop, Woman’s Center, and Boutique.

Thanks to Jerry Henderson, Earl Johnson and Ashland Breakfast Kiwanis for taking care of mile markers, timers, and volunteer distribution;  the city of Ashland for providing buses to take the volunteers to the roadblock areas; Tim Renfroe for police assistance; Tom Plummer for the timing system and results; the Ashland Bicycle Club and BCHS FFA students who monitored the water stations; Jennifer Rucker who coordinated the door prizes; and Gary McCalister of Park Place for his assistance.

Lynn Hutchinson, Director, Summer Motion 10K, Ashland


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