A busy Saturday is on the agenda for our community.
The Annual Bricks and Spokes event kicked off at 8 a.m. this morning and has bicyclist doing a 10, 30, 50 or 62-mile route all through the city of Vicksburg, the Old Highway 80 Bridge and other scenic parts of the community.
Law enforcement is working hard to protect their path. If you are out this morning, please use caution and be aware of any bicyclists you may see.
The gates opened at 8 a.m. and will be open until 7 p.m. for Bucko’s BBQ Challenge at Sports Force Park (255 Fisher Ferry Rd.). Top pit masters from across the region will be competing for a Grand Prize of $1,000.
Entry is $10, and proceeds benefit Warren, Humphreys, Issaquena and Sharkey counties long-term recovery committee and other charities. This event includes live music, great food and other family-friendly fun. Visit the Sports Force website or the event Facebook page for more information.