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Photo Gallery: Star Spangled Night Run 5K

A total of 123 people participated in the Star Spangled Night Run 5K run and race walk Saturday night in downtown Vicksburg. The race is a fundraiser for the Southern Cultural Heritage Center, and was the first Mississippi Track Club event in the state of Mississippi since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in early March.

About Ernest Bowker

Ernest Bowker is The Vicksburg Post's sports editor. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post's sports staff since 1998, making him one of the longest-tenured sports reporters in the paper's 137-year history. The New Jersey native is a graduate of LSU. In his career, he has won more than 50 awards from the Mississippi Press Association and Associated Press for his coverage of local sports in Vicksburg.

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