5K in Damascus

DAMASCUS — The fourth annual DFC Celebrate Recovery 5K will be held at 9 a.m. May 25 at Damascus Friends Church.

Events include 5K run, 5K walk and Duathlon with medals and prizes for age division winners. There is a a $50 cash prize for overall male and female winner in 5K run and Duathlon. There is also a 12-mile bike ride and kids half-mile fun run.

Cost is $16, which includes choice of short- or long-sleeve performance shirt and gym towel. Register online at

Div. IV tourney set

NORTH JACKSON –The Division IV softball district semifinals will be held Monday at Jackson-Milton Elementary, 14110 Mahoning Ave.

Top-seeded Lisbon will play fourth-seeded East Canton at 4:30 p.m., followed by second-seeded McDonald vs. third-seeded East Palestine.

Admission is $6 for adults and $4 for students.

Lakers to hire Vogel

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A person familiar with the search says the Los Angeles Lakers have hired Frank Vogel as coach and Jason Kidd as an assistant.

The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday because Vogel’s three-year contract has not been finalized.