Thanksgiving Day marked the 15th annual Michael E Bratton II Turkey Trot. The event established to provide support and awareness for those struggling with depression including thoughts of suicide. Mike Bratton Sr. gave his traditional welcome via virtual platforms and KNCO… he stressed the challenge facing the community.
Anew Day Counseling Services was established following the suicide of the younger Michael Bratton.
Proceeds from the Turkey Trot go support Anew Day’s programs and services.
The Turkey Trot is also a chance to reflect and give thanks.
Over 1100 runners were registered as part of the annual event.