The Jacksonville Fire Department is challenging people in the community to show off their fitness prowess in a 5K and Fun Run next weekend. Early registration for the event is underway at the Jacksonville Fire Department and at the Jacksonville Community Center. Registration will continue up until the day of the run. The event is a fundraiser to help the fire department build an account that they will use to help local charities.The 5k and Fun Run is open to anyone who would like to participate. Registration fee for the 5K is $20.00. Adults will receive a t-shirt for their participation and children will be given a gift package that includes a fire hat, wrist band, and badge. The Jacksonville Fire Department 5K and Fun Run will take place April 12th at 8:00AM at the Jacksonville Community Center. If you’d like more information on the race go to active.com.