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Silver Anniversary kickoff for Jesse Owens Games

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webmaster | 03/30/12

The Jesse Owens Games will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a kickoff celebration at McNally Park., corner of 12th and A streets, Saturday, beginning at 11 a.m.

The games are a track and field competition for youth ages 7-14.

Director Donald Holley will open the ceremonies with a welcome and a prayer.

This year’s event is in honor of longtime Owens Games supporter, the late City Council Member Sam Armentrout, who died last year...


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