Who is Fergus Snoddy???

October 11, 2007 -- Posted at 4:30 a.m. CST

Jonesboro, AR  -- This weekend is the Fergus Snoddy Half Marathon and 5K but just who is Fergus Snoddy.

Jeff Owens with Jonesboro Parks and Recreation tells us that he helped get Jonesboro up and running.

"I don't know that I would call him a founding father of Jonesboro, but at the time when they were looking for a County Seat, he offered his land..."

If you want to know more about Fergus Snoddy go to their website, www.fergussnoddy.com and click on "Who is Fergus Snoddy?".