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Sign up for Red Ribbon Run by Sunday

September 26, 2018

NORFOLK - An annual event to promote healthy lifestyles for kids is coming up and registration ends Sunday.

Co-Coordinator and physical education instructor for Grant and Washington Elementary schools, Josh Long says the Red Ribbon Run is set for Saturday, October 6th, and is designed to provide boys and girls an opportunity to come together for some fun and to show unity in the fight against drug and alcohol abuse.

Long says the schools will celebrate Red Ribbon week all next week.

He says before taking off on the one-mile run the kids will take a pledge to remain drug-free.

Long says the run is free and after the race participants will receive refreshments and a commemorative Red Ribbon t-shirt.

The registration deadline is Sunday. To register your child, go to NorfolkPublicSchools.org.

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