Virgil Shipley/News A helmet is essential when riding a bike and Centerburg elementary school second-grader Jake Hayden, right, was fitted with one Wednesday morning during a fitness walk/bike to school event. Making sure the helmet fit is Mount Vernon Police Officer Brian Weiser. Breakfast snacks were provided by Knox Community Hospital. The event was sponsored by Get Healthy Knox County Coalition of the Knox County Health Department. Students walked or biked from the gazebo park to the elementary school, led by Knox County Sheriff’s Lt. Tim Light. MVPD Officer Nick Myrda and Ohio State Highway Patrol Sgt. Dave Flanagan also escorted the group.

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A helmet is essential when riding a bike and Centerburg elementary school second-grader Jake Hayden, right, was fitted with one Wednesday morning during a fitness walk/bike to school event. Making sure the helmet fit is Mount Vernon Police Officer Brian Weiser. Breakfast snacks were provided by Knox Community Hospital. The event was sponsored by Get Healthy Knox County Coalition of the Knox County Health Department. Students walked or biked from the gazebo park to the elementary school, led by Knox County Sheriff’s Lt. Tim Light. MVPD Officer Nick Myrda and Ohio State Highway Patrol Sgt. Dave Flanagan also escorted the group. Request this photo

 

 

Virgil Shipley: 740-397-5333 or photos@mountvernonnews.com and on Twitter, @mountvernonnews

 

 

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