(Festus, Crystal City) Friday morning will be the Twin City Day’s Breakfast and Mayor’s Challenge at Crites Memorial Park in Festus. This year’s challenge for the cities will be…AX THROWING. Festus Mayor Sam Richards says he’s been gearing up for it.

Crystal City has gotten the best of Festus in the Mayor’s Challenge for the past couple of years. Employees of both Festus and Crystal City will be taking part in the ax-throwing challenge. The Twin City Days Breakfast and Mayor’s Challenge will begin around 7:30 Friday morning at the ballpark pavilion at Crites Memorial Park in Festus. A free breakfast will be provided by Bob Evans.