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Silver Mile Run for Education adds 10k

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Health and fitness was the focus at Penn High School Today.  It was the annual Silver Mile run for education and health fair.  Over 1,000 runners showed up to participate.

There's always a 5k and 1 mile but this year they added a 10k.  All so they could grow the event by bringing in more runners and raising more money for the schools.  "With all the budget cuts these days schools are having to do with less so as the foundation we try to put it back in right where it's needed," said Event Coordinator Amy Chrise.

And FOX28's John Fischer emcee 'd the event.  He was pumping up the crowds and getting everyone to cheer for the runners.

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