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Reindeer 5K will highlight opening


Runners and walkers are needed for the first Reindeer Run, a new 5K run/walk event produced by the Carmi Chamber of Commerce as part of “It’s a White County Christmas” and sponsored by First Bank of Carmi.

The race will begin and end at First Bank, beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19. Prizes will be awarded for first and second place for both men and women divisions in the following age categories: 9 & under, 10 – 13, 14 – 19, 20 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, and 70 and up. Additional prizes will be added for any division with more than 25 entries.

All proceeds from the race will benefit the students of Jefferson Attendance Center in Carmi whose staff and volunteers are coordinating the race.

Entry forms are available online at www.WhiteCountyChristmas.com. Registration is $20 prior to race day and $25 on race day. Youth, 13 and under, may register for $15 prior to race day. Anyone with a PayPal account may pay for their registration directly on the festival’s website. Entry forms will still need to be downloaded and completed regardless if payment is made online or via check. Entry forms are also available at First Bank, Jefferson School or the Carmi Chamber of Commerce office.

Race day packets may be picked up from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18 at the bank, or prior to 9:30 a.m. race day at the bank.

Following the race, Jefferson School volunteers will host Reindeer Games for children in the bank parking lot.


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