North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL


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A leg of the Alabama Law Enforcment Torch Run was held in Gardendale today. The event is one of many that Gardendale and other departments use to raise money for Special Olympics. Statewide runs are today and Friday and the grand opening for the Special Olympics of Alabama is Friday in Troy. Gardendale Police Department officers who ran Thursday were Officer Terry Crumpton, at right with the torch, who organized the run; Officer Joey Hasty; and Officer Will Goggins.