PONTOTOC, Miss. (WTVA) - Fans turned out on a beautiful Tuesday morning for the annual area Special Olympics.
The event was held at the Pontotoc High School ball field.
Organizers say 300 athletes competed in the olympics which included track and field events as well as basketball competition.
The athletes train for the event while fans and family members look forward to the competition.
An event spokesperson says some of the first place winners will go on to compete in the statewide Special Olympics in Biloxi.