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Halifax County High School Comet 5K slated Oct. 20

The first Halifax County High School Blue Comet 5K Run/Walk is scheduled for Oct. 20 at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium, rain or shine.

A one-mile fun run for youth ages 13 and under begins at 8:30 a.m., and the 5K run/walk is scheduled to start at 9 a.m.

Registration fees are $15 for youth 13 and under and $25 for those 14 and older.

The course will begin and end at the HCHS football stadium at the scoreboard, and the course includes the middle school and high school access roads.

Trophies and medals will be given to winners, and door prizes will be given away at the end of the race, with all proceeds going to the HCHS blue Comet athletic department.

Participants can register online by Oct. 13 at or the day of the race at the stadium.

Water and fruit will be available for participants, but there will be no other concessions.