HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - This is a news release from USM.
The first “Sweethearts for Sweetpea” 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, Jan. 31 at 8 a.m. at the Longleaf Trace Gateway located across from The University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg campus on West Fourth Street.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Elaina Spradley Skinner “Sweetpea” Scholarship Fund in the Southern Miss College of Business for students studying tourism management.
Registration will be at 7:15 a.m. and an awards ceremony will be held at 9:30 a.m., both at the Longleaf Trace Gateway. Entry cost is $25. For more information, call 601.297.3546 or e-mail