Step Out and Stop Diabetes, Sept. 23 at Mackenzie Park

Step Out and Stop Diabetes, Sept. 23 at Mackenzie Park
Step Out and Stop Diabetes announcement at Regaor Dykes building downtown (Source: KCBD Video)
Step Out and Stop Diabetes announcement at Regaor Dykes building downtown (Source: KCBD Video)

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - 84 teams and counting, that was the announcement Tuesday at the Reagor Dykes building downtown where a hundred people showed up to get fired up about a walk in September to Step Out and Stop Diabetes.

The youngest ambassador will be Pierce Jackson, the 11-year-old son of KCBD General Manager Dan Jackson.

Pierce took to the podium today to share his story of diabetes, and encourage others to help the effort to find a cure.

Organizers are expecting about 1500 at Mackenzie Park on September 23 to Step Out and walk to Stop Diabetes.

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