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Runners and walkers take to the street for March of Dimes Turkey Trot

Hundreds of runners showed up Thanksgiving morning for the March of Dimes Turkey Trot. (Source: WAFB) Hundreds of runners showed up Thanksgiving morning for the March of Dimes Turkey Trot. (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Hundreds of people used Thanksgiving morning to participate in the annual March of Dimes Turkey Trot.

WAFB chief meteorologist Jay Grymes offered the countdown that was both a 5K for runners and a fun run/walk for everyone else.

He also managed to see everyone at the beginning and end of their runs.

The turnout was fantastic for the March of Dimes fundraising event.

Timed runs were available for those who were competing against themselves, trying to better their times.

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