06/29/12 121 W, 1 I - + 3 - 5 Memorial Run to Remember Raleigh Firefighters, Saturday, June 30

The Raleigh's Finest 5K Memorial Run is tomorrow morning at Fire Station 6 at 2601 Fairview Road. Runners and walkers will start at Station 6, proceed on Oberlin Road to Station 5, and return. The event starts at 8:00 a.m. The organizers are Melissa Johnson and Jill Kissinger-Hawks, whose husbands were killed in automobile accidents in December 2008 and December 2009, respectively. They want to remember and recognize all city firefighters who have died both on-duty and off-duty. Proceeds of the event benefit the North Carolina Fallen Firefighters and the 200 Club of Wake County. Read this WTVD story. See event details. See photos from last year's race, which was held in September.

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