Doctors Dash to healthier lifestyles

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Dozens of people in Hattiesburg gathered at the Longleaf Trace Saturday for a competitive event to encourage healthy lifestyles.

The inaugural "Doctors' Day Dash" featured more than 400 participants who took part in a 5K run or walk and a 1-mile fun run for kids.

The "free" event was sponsored by the south mississippi medical society and hosted by the south mississippi medical alliance.

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