Rolla police officers along with officers from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Phelps County Sheriff’s Office, Missouri University of Science and Technology and several surrounding police agencies, are preparing to run in the 28th annual Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run Tuesday, May 28.
This year the torch run starts at the Sullivan Walmart parking lot at 9 a.m. and ends in a gala celebration with all of the runners arriving at the Rolla Kohl’s parking lot, 220 N. Bishop Ave., at approximately 1:30 p.m. Food will be available for purchase and entertainment provided by Travel Tunes DJ service starting at 12:30 p.m.
“We invite the entire community to join us in a gala celebration as we cheer on the runners and show them how much we support and appreciate their efforts,” said Sgt. Vince Giacolone, who is coordinating the event with Lt. Steve Davis, a member of MSHP Troop I, headquartered in Rolla.
For more information, contact Sgt. Giacolone at 308-1213.