A not-so-long run
… for J.L. Long Students participated in the J.L. Long Run 5k to benefit the middle school Oct. 6. There was a 1-mile run for adults and children.
Going the distance for charity
The East Dallas-based White Rock Running Co-op recently welcomed famous distance runner Dane Rauschenberg (center, in blue shirt) to a track workout at Lake Highlands High School. Rauschenberg, who in 2006 raised some $43,000 for charity by running 52 marathons in 52 weeks, was in Dallas to preview October’s Allstate Life Insurance 13.1 racecourse for his blog, seedanerun.com.
Texas leaders in Washington
U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions and Today Foundation president Gary Griffith (left), a Lakewood resident, sponsored the Texas Leadership Forum in Washington, D.C., earlier this year. Woodrow Wilson High School students Jake Schutze and Jeanine Valente joined Woodrow counselor Susan Odeski for a photo at the top of the Capitol Building.
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