The event will begin Saturday, October 19 at race day registration at 8:00 A.M. A half-mile Little Heroes Race at the Reserve Avenue fields in Roanoke will begin at 9:00 A.M. The 5K Superhero Race for runners and walkers of all ages and abilities, children in strollers and dogs will start at 9:15. It will begin and end on Reserve Avenue. After the race there will be a Parade of Heroes, live music, free refreshments and children's activities. Prizes will be awarded for most creative costumes for runners and walkers, children, dogs and teams, and for the largest team.
The masked ISIS militant who appears to be shown beheading American journalist Steve Sotloff spoke on video before killing him, saying, “just as your missiles continue to strike our people our knife will continue to strike the necks of your people."
The Islamic State militant group released a video Tuesday that it claimed shows the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.