Second annual event raises more than $3,000
The sound of a shotgun heard over pouring rain signaled the start of the second annual NC Troopers Footchase 5K and Fun Run in Conover on Saturday.
Nearly 300 participants gathered at the starting line at the new Conover City Park.
From elementary students to adults over 60, the community showed their support for the event which raised money for Catawba Regional Hospice.
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