Harvest 5K held to benefit Butterfly House

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Over 100 runners and walkers participated in the Harvest 5K run benefiting the Butterfly House. The event was held at the Adams Estate in Leachville.

The fourth annual Harvest 5K Run/Walk benefiting the Butterfly House was held Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Adams' Estate in Leachville with 100 participants. Tina Adams welcomed everyone to the 2014 event which drew runners and walkers of all ages, along with a large cheering crowd of friends and family members.

Jeremy Jackson organized the event which was timed by AGEE Race Timers.

"We couldn't ask for a better morning or a better place to be able to run," Jackson said.

First and second place winners in different age categories pose for a photo.

Danna Deaton, founder of The Butterfly House, was on hand and expressed her appreciation to all the participants and to Tina Adams and Adams Land Co. for allowing the event to be held on their beautifully property. The Butterfly House will be a recovery home for women.

Tina Adams led the group at the starting line.

Male Division:

The overall winner was Jacob Walker with a time of 15.59 minutes.

Other winners are:

0-9 age group - 1st place - Spencer Stutts; 2nd place - Matt Murray.

10-14 age group - 1st place - Beau Tucker; 2nd place - Connor Jackson.

15-19 age group - 1st place - Caleb Reinhart; 2nd place - Dalton Murphy.

20-29 age group - 1st place - Frankie Salinas.

30-39 age group - 1st place - Noah Churchill; 2nd place - Chris Haynes

40-49 age group - 1st place - Steve Cobb.

50-59 age group - 1st place - Kenny Sikes; 2nd place - Jerry Shrable.

60 & up - 1st place - Tim Bassing.

Female Division:

The overall winner was Rachel Churchill with a time of 23.56 minutes.

Other winners are:

0-9 age group - 1st place - Madison Hitchcock; 2nd place - Maddie Willmuth.

10-14 age group - 1st place - Micah Beach; 2nd place - Rebecca Hudson.

15-19 age group - 1st place - Morgan Booth; 2nd place - Makenzie Shedd.

20-29 age group - 1st place - Stephanie Willmuth.

30-39 age group - 1st place - Sarah Robinson; 2nd place - Jessica Donner.

40-49 age group - 1st place - Nianna Cobb; 2nd place - Kristen Stutts.

50-59 age group - 1st place - Veda Shrable; 2nd place - Cherryl Bassing.

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