EAST MANCHESTER AREA-- Eagle Fire Company will host a Firefighter 5K run/walk Sept. 8.
Registration begins at 7 a.m. The one-mile run/walk begins at 8:15 a.m., followed by an opening ceremony at 8:45 a.m. The 5K race begins at 9 a.m.
Participants of all ages are invited. A discount will be extended to those who register by Aug. 17, and will include a tec T-shirt. On race day, tec T-shirts will be provided while supplies last. Teams of 10 or more participants also will receive a discount if they register by
Proceeds benefit the local volunteer fire department and The Fire Fighter Cancer Foundation's "Exhaust Cancer" home air purification program. For details about the program, visit www.ffcancer.org.