Registration is now open for the inaugural Appalachian State University Walk to Defeat ALS.

The event is March 30th at 10 a.m. at the Leon Levine Hall of Health Sciences on State Farm Road in Boone.

The event is part of a national cause to raise money for ALS research, and the Boone walk will also support locals living with ALS.

To register for the ASU Walk to Defeat ALS, or to sponsor a walker or make a donation, get online to healthsciences.appstate.edu/als.