The Mayberry 5k Race is an annual event for the Fort Morgan Education Association (FMEA) to raise money towards a scholarship fund. Scholarships are awarded each year to Fort Morgan High School graduatesi pursuing an educational field. Charles Mayberry, was a former Fort Morgan teacher and member of FMEA. Mayberry spent many days walking to school during his teaching years. Mayberry believed in helping students advance their education. This race is in honor of his teaching legacy, interest in staying healthy through walking and his belief in helping others.