Special Events

‘Color Me A Cure’ raises $2,100

A group finishing up the 'Color Me A Cure' Walk/Run last Saturday.
A group finishing up the ‘Color Me A Cure’ Walk/Run last Saturday.
More than $2,100 was raised in Boone County Health Center’s “Color Me a Cure” run/walk last Saturday morning, Sept. 17, with 58 participants.
Proceeds from this event are used to purchase gas cards and otherwise assist area cancer patients who are undergoing treatment.
Among the winners were 10-year-old Carter Beister, first in both the 18-under and overall male classes in the 5K run. Other 5K winners were Renita Karmann, overall female and 19-older female; Mazie Beister, 18-under female, and Jeff Jarecki, 19-older male.