(OLNEY) the OCC Blue Knights will host its Summer Little League Camps for area youth ages 6 to 13. Session II will be offered July 16-18 and July 23-25, meeting each morning from 9:00 to 12 noon at OCC’s Dennis Conley Field. The cost is $60 and registrations must be received by July 13th. Players will need to bring a bat, glove, helmet, and shoes to the camp. For more, call Coach Dennis Conley at 618-843-0333.
(NEWTON) It’s coming up three weeks from this Saturday, June 23, the 16th Annual Nick’s Race, to be held at Sam Parr State Park, northeast of Newton. The registration and packet pickup begins at 7:15 that morning, with the 2.85 mile run to start at 8:30 and the 2 mile fun walk to follow at 8:40. It’s $20 for those that signup by June 18, then $25 after that Monday, plus the first 100 registered participants get a free race t-shirt and there are seven different age divisions for both male and female. Online registration is available at www.getmeregistered.com/NicksRace. If questions, go online at firstname.lastname@example.org. And remember for more information and details about organ donation, logon at www.GiftofHope.org.
(OLNEY) the Olney Tiger / Lady Tiger Track & Field teams will be hosting the annual Olney Tiger 5K on Saturday morning, June 16, at Richland County High School. The race will begin at straight up 8:00 and will be followed by the Mile Fun Run and various awards. Entry forms can be picked at any of the local banks. To register online, visit Facebook or Eventbrite and search for Olney Tiger 5K. To guarantee a race tee-shirt, please register by today, this Monday, June 4. That’s the Olney Tiger 5K on Saturday, June 16.