Runners tour Galena by foot to support local high school students.
Galena High School partnered with Twelveone group to host the 4th Annual Fantastic 4 Miler this morning.
Participants could choose to compete for finisher medals in the four mile race or in the one mile fun run.
The four mile race attracts many people from the Four States because of the course’s scenic route.
All of the money raised at this event goes toward scholarships the high school provides to graduating seniors.
“So any little penny helps and we all know that in the world today. So, I know it’s a good cause and I don’t mind coming out for a couple hours on a Saturday and get a little excercise also.” says Ashley Groves, Participant
As of may this year, Galena High School has given out over $350,000 to graduating seniors.