STERLING – The first group in St. Mary School’s annual walkathon will begin at 9 a.m. Friday in the church parking lot, 600 Avenue B.
Parents, grandparents and other relatives can walk with the children. Preschoolers through second-graders walk from 9 to 10 a.m.; third- through fifth-graders from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m.; and sixth- through eighth-graders from 1:15 to 2:15 p.m.
Proceeds from the event will be used to enhance the school’s security system.
Pledges to the students or donations can be made at the school office, 6 W. Sixth St. Call 815-625-2253 for more information.