LaMonica Peters

About LaMonica Peters

Reporter and Fill-in Anchor for WCBI News since July 2012. Proudly bringing local news stories to the great people of Northeast Mississippi.

Video: 5K Run to Benefit Autism in Nettleton

NETTLETON, Miss. (WCBI) – April is Autism Awareness Month and hundreds of people came out on Saturday for some exercise and to help the Autism Center of Tupelo. The second annual “Small Town Run Around 5-K” took place in Nettleton. There were runners and walkers of all age divisions and even wheel chair participants. All proceeds benefit the Autism Center of Tupelo. WCBI’s Allie Martin pushed his nephew Jorden in the run. They finished right at 29 minutes.