$29 for Chris and Amy’s amazing journey

Chris and Amy Compston. ASHLAND, Ky. – After eight months and more than 340 miles, the challenge that Chris and Amy Compston gave to God as part of the Amy For Africa mission in 2014 is almost complete. Amy will be running in the [...]

By |2014-10-23T12:31:14+00:00October 23rd, 2014|

‘Brunch with Amy’ scheduled Nov. 8

Amy with the students in Moyo on a recent trip. BELLEFONTE, Ky. — Inspirational local runner Amy Compston, the woman behind the Amy for Africa non-profit organization, will share about her recent mission trip to Moyo, Uganda, in word and pictures during “Brunch with [...]

By |2014-10-14T15:52:29+00:00October 14th, 2014|


Amy Compston slaps hands with Team AFA members during Sunday's Chicago Marathon.Here are some inside numbers from Sunday's Chicago Marathon concerning Amy For Africa's Amy and Chris Compston. -Amy was 5,445th overall out of 40,801 finishers. -Amy was the 1,063 woman finisher out of 18,505. -Amy [...]

By |2014-10-13T12:05:13+00:00October 13th, 2014|

AFA runners conquer Chicago Marathon

Chris and Amy Compston in Chicago. CHICAGO – Amy For Africa was present and accounted for in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Sunday afternoon. Chris and Amy Compston and Jennifer Mault represented AFA in style with strong finishes. The Chicago Marathon, the [...]

By |2014-10-12T22:53:11+00:00October 12th, 2014|

Chicago marathon next step for AFA duo

CHICAGO – Two huge marathons will finish the running season for Amy For Africa runners Amy and Chris Compston. The husband-wife duo will be running in Chicago on Sunday in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon – the third-largest marathon in the world. It will be [...]

By |2014-10-09T22:00:27+00:00October 9th, 2014|