Don't miss the 5K Turkey Trot in Texarkana! Get up early and go for a run for a great cause.  

This is the sixth year for this great family-friendly event in Texarkana. The time of the Race is 8:00 AM with registration at 7 am. Here is what the organizers had to say about this year's event:

Texarkana's Wellness Committee is sponsoring a Turkey Trot 5K on the campus at 7101 University Ave - November 13 at 8 am.  Entry fees are $25 and all proceeds go to the TAMUT Student Pantry.

The Turkey Trot will be Saturday at 8 am at the Texas A&M University Texarkana Campus at 7101 University Drive in Texarkana Texas. This is a great family-friendly event for everyone. The event will take place rain or shine so make plans to attend.

The Texas A&M Student pantry is located on campus at SCIT 114. They state that 30 percent of their student body is food insecure. It cost just $125 for a student to be sponsored for the entire school year. This is their mission statement:

The Eagle Pantry feeds student success by providing essential non-perishable food and personal hygiene items to students in need. The pantry is available to any student in need. All you need to provide is your current student ID card. Need help outside of our monthly distribution? Email us at

If you would like to donate to the Texas A&M Eagle Pantry you can do so here.

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