Race seeks runners

first_img You Might Like Berry charged with vote fraud, perjury Former County Commissioner Karen Berry has been charged with voter fraud and perjury in connection with her 2008 bid for… read more Runners are a category of peanut plants so it was only natural that the Brundidge Historical Society would include “runners” when planning the first Peanut Butter Festival 19 years ago.So, from the beginning, a 5K Peanut Butter Run has been one of the main events of the annual harvest and heritage celebration on the last Saturday in October in downtown Brundidge, which can boast of having one of the first commercial peanut butter mills in the Southeast.The Peanut Butter Run is sponsored by Troy Bank & Trust Company and runners of all “varieties” are invited to enter.“The Peanut Butter Run is a popular event among runners but we also encourage ‘Goober Walkers,’ to participate in the mile walk,” said Dixie Shehane, coordinator of the event. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Email the author Book Nook to reopen Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Published 9:45 pm Thursday, October 21, 2010 Sponsored Content Registration forms are available at TB&T in Brundidge and at the bank’s main office in Troy, the Troy University Sports and Fitness Management Center and The Messenger.On-site registration will begin at 7 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 30 at Green’s Antiques on South Main Street in Brundidge.For more information call, 334-735-9191. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Print Article Race seeks runners Latest Stories Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration “The 5K run gets under way with the ringing of the cowbell at 8 a.m. on Festival day at Green’s Antiques on the south side of town and from there it’s all downhill. Well, not exactly, but we do have a flat course that runners really enjoy because they can record some good times.”The route takes runners along Main Street that is all decked out for the Peanut Butter Festival, doubles back on Church Street past the Johnston Mill Museum where the first peanut butter was manufactured commercially by J.D. Johnston in 1928 and then back to Green’s Antiques for refresh-ments and the awarding of prizes.Prizes are awarded in age and gender categories. The overall winner of the 2010 5K Peanut Butter Run will receive an original ceramic “Peanut Runner” designed by Brundidge artist Larry Godwin.The entry fee is $10 and all runners who pre-register will be guaranteed a Peanut Butter Run tee shirt in the specified size. By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarderlast_img read more