RON THORNBURGH
Secretary of State
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STATE OF KANSAS
Memorial Hall, 1st Floor
120 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612-1594
(785) 296-4564
www.kssos.org


NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release
Friday, June 4, 2004

Contact Information
Jesse Borjon, Communications Director
Office of the Secretary of State
(785) 296-4580
jesseb@kssos.org

THORNBURGH TO
PARTICIPATE IN TORCH RUN

Topeka, KS – Kansas Secretary of State Ron Thornburgh will participate in the 2004 Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg Ceremony at City Hall in Wichita at approximately 6:45 p.m. on Friday, June 4. Thornburgh will run in the Final Leg that will conclude at the Special Olympics Kansas Summer Games Opening Ceremony at Cessna Stadium, Wichita State University at approximately 8:30 p.m.


The Torch Run benefits Special Olympics of Kansas. Thornburgh serves as the 2004 honorary chairperson for the Torch Run. Approximately 500 law enforcement officers from around the state participated in the run which began on Tuesday, June 1 and will conclude with the Special Olympics Opening Ceremony this evening.
 

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