Triathlon to close roads
Roads will be closed Saturday morning for the Great Escape Triathlon.
Hartselle Police Chief Ron Puckett said Hayes Street, Adams Street, Madison Street and Groover Road will be closed from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Nanceford Road from Corsbie Street to U.S. 31 will also be closed during the race.
The race begins at Sparkman Civic Center at 7:30 a.m. The race features a 200-yard swim, 8-mile bike ride and a 2-mile run. Registration is $50 per person and $80 for a two-person relay.
Proceeds will benefit the John Mark Stallings Special Needs Accessible Playground.