Photo by Naomi Hatch
The annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics departed Snowflake on April 29. Participants included (front row, left to right) Det. Cristian Epps, Elizabeth Ruffell, Tony Heal, Emma Ruffell, Rilla Winder, Kristina Mukhtarova, Acy Younger, Kim Willis, K9 Smoke, Officer Jeff Whipple, (back row) Lt. Bobby Martin, Sgt. Alan DeWitt, Granny Sue Baldwin, Officer Elijah Toth, Liberty Younger, Steve Reel, Taylor Lopez, Officer Les Shumway, Dustin Burgess and Brian Carpenter. Also assisting, but not pictured, were Justin Kriter, Nancy Lubeski, Delton Woodside and Matt Krekeler of the Taylor-Snowflake Fire and Medical Department.