Races to honor fallen Winterville soldier

Posted December 6, 2008 9:37 p.m. EST

— Runners will honor the memory of a North Carolina soldier on Sunday.

For the fourth year in a row, family and friends of Capt. Christopher Cash of Winterville are hosting the Reindeer Dash for Cash.

Cash was killed in June of 2004 in Iraq.

The 5K and 10 mile races start at 1 p.m. in Greenville. Proceeds will benefit a memorial scholarship fund.

On Christmas Day a similar event will be held in Iraq.