Special Olympics Torch Run hits Gonzales

Staff Report
2015 Torch Run in Gonzales

The annual Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run will pass through Gonzales on May 19. The run will begin at the Gonzales Municipal Park and end at the Arc of East Ascension on E. Ascension Complex Blvd. Check-in begins at 9 a.m., followed by the race at 9:45 a.m.

The Torch Run is an effort between the Special Olympics and state law enforcement agencies to raise funds and awareness for the Special Olympics of Louisiana. The torch is carried throughout the state until it gets to the final leg of the run in Baton Rouge on May 20.