Special Olympics torch makes its way through Blairsville
Several runners have teamed up with law enforcement to run the torch for the Pennsylvania Special Olympics from PNC Park in Pittsburgh to Medlar Field in State College.
On Wednesday, the runners and their escorts moved through Blairsville along Route 22 on Day Two of the three-day journey that will cover 150 miles.
Running in front, from left, are Mark Rosenthal and Jeff Shaw.
Running behind them, from left, are Anne Styn and Mark Schau. (Tom Peel/Gazette photo)
Opening ceremonies are scheduled for this evening.