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Registration open for annual Star Spangled Night Run

The Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation announced Monday plans to hold the annual Star Spangled Night Run on Saturday, June 27.

The annual event features a 5K run and a 5K walk at night through downtown Vicksburg, beginning at 8 p.m. at the Southern Cultural Heritage Center.

Registration, which is now open and extends through June 20, is $30 for individuals and $15 for children 12 and under. Late fees will apply after June 20.

The first 150 registered participants will be guaranteed a Night Run tank top.  Also included in the swag bag will be a race bib and a glow item.

Entry forms and complete event details are available by visiting southernculture.org. Entry forms and fees can be dropped off at the SCHF Business Office or mailed to SCHF, 1302 Adams St., Vicksburg, MS 39180. Online registration is at www.RaceRoster.com.

Race packet pick-up will be Friday, June 26 at the SCHF Auditorium, on the corner of Crawford and Cherry Streets, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., and also before the race at the race site starting at 6:30 p.m.

The race is sponsored by Capital Beverages, International Paper and WaterView Casino & Hotel.

For more information, please call the SCHF office at 601-631-2997 or email info@southernculture.org.

About Tim Reeves

Tim Reeves, and his wife Stephanie, are the parents of three children, Sarah Cameron, Clayton and Fin, who all attend school in the Vicksburg Warren School District. The family are members of First Baptist Church Vicksburg. Tim is involved in a number of civic and volunteer organizations including the United Way of West Central Mississippi and serves on the City of Vicksburg's Riverfront Redevelopment Committee.

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