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Letter To The Editor -Courthouse Classic thank you

Gary Grogg and

Thom Taylor

Lakeland Cross Country


To the Editor:

    The Lakeland Cross Country teams wish to thank all participants, volunteers, sponsors, and the entire community for making this year’s Courthouse Classic a great event.

    We must first thank Garry Miller and Miller’s Super Valu for all the time and resources they donate. This race couldn’t be held without you! The race committee of Connie Richards, Dan Lovell, and Mike Doust continue to do an outstanding job every year. Thank you!

    We also want to thank all the volunteers: the Lakeland Cross Country parents, Jim and Mac Grobis (Thank you so much!), Mark Whited, Rosie Johnson, Trish Furlow, LaGrange Town Police and Fire Departments (Great job!), the Town of LaGrange, LaGrange Street Department, Brighton Chapel, and LaGrange Standard.

    We must thank all of our race sponsors for their contributions: Ft. Wayne Cardiology, Huron Web, Super Valu Foods, Miller Poultry, Prairie Farms, Lewis Bakeries, H.T. Hackney, Seyferts, Parkview LaGrange Hospital, Miller Sign Company, LaGrange County REMC, Hostetler Insurance, Ken and Marta Schlemmer, Subway, Champion/Redman Homes, Paintball Plex, W. Newell and Co., Joshen Paper Packaging, Land O’Frost/Tyson Armour Eckrich, Red Gold, Pepsi, Scotty’s Sanitation Service LLC, Coca Cola, Truvia Sweetener, Cintas, Cousin Willie’s, Dei Fratelli Tomatoes, Frank’s Sauerkraut, Sargento’s, Farmers State Bank, 7up, and Almond Accents.

    We want to also thank our door prize sponsors: Robin’s Nest, Schlemmer Hardware, Carquest, Pizza Hut, Hometown Restaurant, Heron Creek Golf Club, Road ID, and Grossman’s. Thank you all.

    Thanks again to everyone for your help and participation!