DAVIS, W.Va. – Teams from Tucker County are making a strong showing at this year’s Run For It with 35 Tucker-based teams, each representing their own cause, registered to compete for the more than $97,000 in prize money.

The 12th annual Run For It, a 2k walk and 5k race will be held Saturday, Sept. 29. Individuals or teams can register online at raceroster.com/16461. Photo by David Miller

Since the Tucker Community Foundation launched Run For It, a 2k walk/5k run in 2007, it has helped to raise more than $1.5 million to support local organizations and causes working in Barbour, Grant, Mineral, Pocahontas, Preston, Randolph, and Tucker counties in West Virginia and Garrett County, Maryland.

The Run For It race will be held Saturday, Sept. 29 in Davis. The race will be begin at 11 a.m. with the same, classic course starting in front of the Davis Firehall on W.Va. 32 and snaking up and down through the hilly town of Davis before returning to the…

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