Update: At 1:59 p.m., Beeman finished his 44th Boston Marathon.
BOSTON — Tift County educator Mike Beeman is running in his 44th consecutive Boston Marathon today.
As of 11:10 a.m., Beeman was at the Wellesley College campus, nearly halfway to the finish line.
Beeman's streak is the seventh-longest currently for the Boston Marathon.
Update: At 12:45 p.m., Beeman crossed the 20-mile mark in the marathon.