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Festival features a mix of new and old activities

Friday, September 4, 2009

Fred Graham (left) and Jim McDonough secure the fence around the Benton United Methodist Church's food stand. The men, along with other church members, set up the stand in preparation of the 41st annual Benton Neighbor Days set for today and Saturday at the Benton ballpark grounds.
(Photo by Leonna Heuring, Staff)
Events kick off tonight; 5K race set for Saturday morning

BENTON -- Since Suky Stuckey began attending Benton Neighbor Days with her husband years ago, she's always thought it would be fun to have a 5K race to coincide with the events.

She mulled over the idea for a couple of years. "And this year, I decided I was ready to go for it," the Columbia resident said.

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