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APR
2016

Amy inspiration for new Genuine Remedy song

  By MARK MAYNARD / Amy For Africa ASHLAND — The excitement and anticipation is building for the band Genuine Remedy and the Amy For Africa mission. The Ashland-based Christian band will debut its first single on Sunday and the story behind the lyrics is Amy Compston, the...
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APR
2016

‘God’s grace’ carries Amy in Boston Marathon

BOSTON — Amy Compston knows this much: It was not be her own might that she made a qualifying time for the 2017 Boston Marathon. Compston, running on a gimpy leg that has plagued her for months, turned in a time of 3 hours and 34 minutes on a sun-splashed day in Monday’s 120th...
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APR
2016

Chris Compston competes in Boston 5K

BOSTON — Amy For Africa runner Chris Compston competed in the Boston 5K on Saturday morning and finished in a time of 22 minutes and 24 seconds. While it was far off his PR it was still an outstanding time given a recently twisted ankle that kept him off the roads for a couple of...
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APR
2016

It’s another Boston Marathon for face of AFA

BOSTON — Boston is the second-closest place to heaven for Amy Compston — the Moyo district of Uganda has already stolen her heart for the No. 1 spot. But on Monday, when Compston takes the 26.2-mile bus ride to the other end of the Boston Marathon course for the start of the...