5K for breast cancer awareness this Saturday

Ralph B. Davis rdavis@civitasmedia.com

October 31, 2013

PRESTONSBURG — Saturday morning will provide a colorful opportunity for locals to make a commitment to their own health, as well as the health of generations of women, during the 5K Color Run/Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness.

HealthNet-7/KY-9 is sponsoring the event, which will begin in the parking lot of Daffodils Boutique, located at 165 West Court Street. Registration will begin at 10 a.m., with the race starting at 11 a.m.

Participants are encouraged to wear white and prepare to “paint the town pink.”

The entry fee for the race is $20, or $80 for teams of five. Proceeds will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.