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By Hannah Romero
Staff Writer 

Freedom Race honors veterans

 

November 11, 2021

Hannah Romero

Runners take off as they start the Veterans Freedom Race Saturday. The event is a 5K aiming to honor veterans. This year was its fifth run.

The fifth annual Veterans Freedom Race took place Saturday morning to honor and raise money to support veterans in the community. 

The morning began with a 5k and 10k race starting and ending at the American Legion Tom Whitmore Post 28 on North Center Street. Runners could then enjoy a pancake breakfast cooked and served by the Sons of the American Legion and a medley of songs performed by the Green River High School band. 

The morning wrapped up with a one mile walk where veterans were led by a color guard from Green River Boy Scout Troop 312 and escorted by the Green River Girl Scouts....



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