North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL

May 16, 2013

Torch Run goes through Gardendale today

By Melanie Patterson
North Jefferson News

GARDENDALE — 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 were today and Friday and the grand opening for the Special Olympics of Alabama is Friday in Troy.

Gardendale Police Department officers who ran were Officer Terry Crumpton, at right with the torch, who organized the run; Officer Joey Hasty; and Officer Will Goggins.