Friday, March 25, 2011 at 5:00 am (Updated: March 25, 5:59 am)
I’ve never been a grand marshal before.
That changed Saturday when I was honored by the Michael Dunn Foundation as grand marshal of the first ever Run for Dunn 5k race. I was also honored to be able to meet and stand alongside the very Michael Dunn for whom Roane County’s Michael Dunn Center is named.
It was a proud day for me.
I’ll admit to some relief when the race organizers informed me that instead of a starter’s pistol, I’d launch the runners and walkers with an air horn.
Nobody got hurt on my account.
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