The first Strides: Lions Walk for Diabetes Awareness will be held at Letcher County Central High School on Nov. 14, which is also World Diabetes Day. The walk will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the track above the high school gymnasium.
The advance free is $7 for 18 and over and $5 for those 12-17. The day of the event, the fee is $10. Registration forms will be available throughout Letcher County or through Wesley Doughman at 208 Tipple Road, Jeremiah, Ky. 41826 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Lions Club is in need of medical professionals and technicians to monitor the walkers, said Doughman, organizer of the event.