Community Sports

Superhero 5K to raise abuse awareness

The fifth annual Superhero 5K and Fun Run will be Saturday, April 28 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. The event is to raise awareness of domestic abuse and sexual assault and will be on the campus of the Northeast Texas Community College in Mount Pleasant.

The 5K is free and there will be races for all age groups. Registration and check in will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the Agricultural Complex at 2886 FM 1735. Participants are encouraged to wear superhero attire. The 5K will begin at 8:30 a.m., with all ages welcome. Kid’s fun runs will start at 9:30 a.m. There will be a 1/4 mile route for those ages zero to five and a 1/2 mile race for ages six to 12. To register, call the SAFE-T office at 903-572-0973 or register the day of the event.