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Jillian Young 5K Run/Walk set

Posted on May 18, 2015 at 8:54 am

The Third Annual Jillian Young Memorial Scholarship 5k Run/ Walk will be held at Elsberry High School on May 30. It will begin at 9 a.m. The run/walk will begin in the high school parking lot, wind its way through town and then return. The event is held to benefit the scholarship fund for an Elsberry High School senior in memory of Jillian Young, an Elsberry student whose life was

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    Posted on April 27, 2015 at 10:30 am

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    Posted on April 6, 2015 at 2:31 pm

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    Posted on March 23, 2015 at 9:24 am

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    Posted on March 23, 2015 at 9:05 am

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