There were 107 participants lined up on Saturday, March 1 to be the winner of the D.W. McMillan 6th Annual Relay for Life 5K Run/Walk. Rob Stokes was the overall male winner, while Karisa Nelson was the overall female winner. D.W. McMillan 6th Annual Relay for Life 5K a Success


March 3, 2014

BREWTON, AL - There were 107 participants lined up on Saturday, March 1 to be the winner of D.W. McMillan's 6th Annual Relay for Life 5K Run/Walk. Rob Stokes was the overall male winner, while Karisa Nelson was the overall female winner.

Rob Stokes was the race winner with a time of 18:35, Derek Blackmon finished second with a time of 18:58. Winning the female overall trophy was Karisa Nelson with a time of 19:55 and second place was Ashley Bunnell with a time of 22:52.

Winners were also awarded for finishing top of each age category as follows:

14 & Younger - Tucker McDaniel at 22:57
15-19 - Shawn Lucas and Kayla Hoomes at 35:01
20-29 -Derek Blackmon at 18:58
30-39 - Kevin Bell at 23:32
40-49 - Doug Darby at 21:30
50-59 - Jim McMorris at 24:48
60-69 - Joann Dubose at 46:15
70-79 - Doris Morris at 55:54
80 & Older - Robert Hayes at 50:57

In total, the 6th Annual D.W. McMillan Relay for Life 5K Run/Walk raised $3500 toward the Escambia County Relay for Life. The event was sponsored by 19 business and groups in the Brewton area who made the event possible.


About D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital
Governed by the Escambia County Healthcare Authority Board of Director, D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital is an acute care hospital that has been a part of the Brewton, Alabama, community for over fifty years. The hospital's facilities include an eight bed intensive care unit; a 24 hour emergency room; general medical, surgical and obstetrical services; and a women & infants unit. In addition, D.W McMillan offers programs and support to area citizens through health education.