Reindeer Run rakes in the money for Paws Rescue

Published 2:28 pm Friday, December 18, 2020

All the work that went into planning the second annual Reindeer Run 5K held Dec. 5 in downtown Vicksburg paid off big for Paws Rescue.

Friday, organizers of the run presented a $21,300 check to the organization. During the inaugural event in 2019, the event raised $11,400.

Nearly 200 people registered to take part in the 2020 event that included a 5K run and walk and a pet parade.

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John Surratt is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a degree in general studies. He has worked as an editor, reporter and photographer for newspapers in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post staff since 2011 and covers city government. He and his wife attend St. Paul Catholic Church and he is a member of the Port City Kiwanis Club.

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