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By Gretchen McPherson
Ledger Staff 

ANNUAL COON HILL CEMETERY RUN Saturday, April 7, 2018

 

April 12, 2018

Gretchen McPherson

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Despite the morning rains, more than 80 runners and walkers showed up to participate in the Coon Hill Cemetery 5K and Half Mile Fun Run last Saturday morning. Runners and walkers of all ages and abilities came to do their part to raise money for the upkeep of the cemetery.

The event serves as a fundraiser for the preservation and restoration of Coon Hill Cemetery, the oldest cemetery in north Santa Rosa County.

According to race coordinator Matt Dobson, the event raised between $4,000 and $5,000 this year, up from the $3,000 it raised last year.

"We had great sponsors again this year," s...



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