The Special Olympics were held Sunday at Wheeling Jesuit University.
Athletes from across the Ohio Valley came together for the event. There were more than 160 athletes from Monongalia, Marshall, Hancock, Preston, Brooke and Ohio Counties.
Volunteers of all ages were happy to help make the event special. One of the events youngest volunteers, Callie Reiser, said she loves working at the Special Olympics and that it's amazing she can help out.