WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - The 5th annual Kingwood Center 5K Race saw great success for the garden center, bringing in proceeds for Kingwood though hundreds of racers.

   
 
5th Annual Kingwood Center 5K Races Through Mansfield

Story By: Staff Reporter

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
 

The 5th annual Kingwood Center 5K Race saw great success for the garden center, bringing in proceeds for Kingwood though hundreds of racers.

"It brings out the community to see Kingwood and the beauty that we have here," said Doug Heestand, race director. "It's an opportunity to give back to Kingwood."

Racers had a great time on the run, content with the sunny weather the morning provided.

"It was a great race, great weather, great course," said Joel Fox, one of the 5K participants. "This is one of my favorite races of the year."

Joe Mulherin, another participant, shared his thoughts.

"I finished it, so I guess that's about all I wanted to do," said Mulherin. "It was pretty good. The weather was perfect. I'll be back next year for sure."

All proceeds from the race went to Kingwood Center.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 A Galion man died from injuries he received in an all-terrain vehicle accident Saturday on Leesville Road, east of State Route 598 in Crawford County. Full Story
Image1 For the 20th anniversary of "The Shawshank Redemption," actor Scott Mann came back to Mansfield to debut his gallery of photographs he's taken over the years. Full Story
 
Image1 What was formerly a Lucas nightclub will be turned into a community center for all ages - but not without a little help. Full Story
Image1 Pleasant Hill Lake Park held a Labor Day celebration, complete with arts, crafts, a live DJ, and fireworks. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Pleasant Hill Lake Park Celebrates Labor Day

Richland Carrousel Park Celebrates 23rd Anniversary

Girls' night out with a medical twist

Beware of asphalt paving scams

Mosquito Spraying Schedule

More News