Registration is now open for the fourth annual Doc Acklin Race on August 31, at 7:30 am, at Paris High School, 14040 E. 1200th Road, Paris.

A three-mile race open to the public will start at 7:30 am at the school’s Cross Country Team Race Course. Anyone is welcome to participate by running and/or walking. Following the open race, an invitational for local cross country teams will begin.

Registration must be received by August 16 to guarantee a shirt. Otherwise, participants can sign up for the race up until, and including, the day of the event at

The cost of the open race is $10 per person; or participants can register and receive a race T-shirt for $20. If someone is unable to participate, or would prefer to donate, you can do so by filling out a registration/donation form.

All proceeds will benefit the Horizon Health Doc Acklin Scholarship.