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WC Softball Clinic
The Warren Central softball team will be hosting a skills clinic on November 1 from 1:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on their field at Warren Central High School. The clinic is for players from grades 1 to 6.

The fee is $ 30 per person. Registration will take place on October 29 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Warren Central Softball Complex. Players must wear softball pants and an athletic shirt at the clinic, and bring their own gloves, racquets, and turf cleats or tennis shoes. Metal studs are not allowed.

For more information, email Warren Central softball coach Dana McGivney at

Mad scientist 5K
The U.S. Army Engineering Research and Development Center (ERDC) will open for Mad Scientist 5K on October 23. The event features a 5km run and walk, as well as a fun 1.6km run for kids, on the ERDC campus.
The race will start at 8 a.m.

Online registration is available until October 21 on

Registration is $ 30 for the 5K and $ 15 for the fun run.

Package pickup for pre-registered runners will be from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on October 22 at the ERDC Visitor Center, which is located just inside the main entrance at 3909 Halls Ferry Road. Race day registration and package pickup will be available at the race site on October 23, starting at 7 a.m., in the ERDC Headquarters building, accessible from Halls Ferry Road, just after rue Bering.

Scary Sprint 5K
Vicksburg Catholic Schools will be holding their Spooky Sprint 5K on Saturday, October 30 in downtown Vicksburg.
The race will start at 8 a.m. at BancorpSouth parking lot, 820 South Street, and will feature a 5 mile run and walk as well as a fun 1 mile kid run. A Halloween carnival will also be held on the site.

The Spooky Sprint 5K is a race for all ages with a Halloween theme. Participants are encouraged to wear costumes, although this is not mandatory.

Online registration is available at
The entry fee is $ 35 for the 5K and $ 20 for the fun run, and includes a running t-shirt.

Reindeer Race 5K
The Reindeer Run 5K is scheduled for December 4th at Catfish Row Art Park. The 5K run and run walk will begin at 8 a.m. and follow a route through downtown Vicksburg. All proceeds go to PAWS Rescue. Post-race events include food, drink for adults, an animal parade, and games for children.

The registration fee is $ 30 and is available online via


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