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Digest

18-hour Relay for Life to help fight cancer

By TIMES STAFF
Published April 19, 2007


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SPRING HILL

The American Cancer Society's Spring Hill Relay for Life will be Friday and Saturday at Springstead High School, 3300 Mariner Blvd.

Relay for Life is an 18-hour overnight event designed to celebrate survivorship and raise money for research and programs of the American Cancer Society.

During the event, teams take turns walking or running laps. Each team tries to keep at least one team member on the track at all times.

Activities and entertainment continue throughout the event, which will begin at 6 p.m. Friday and end about noon Saturday. For information on the Relay for Life, call the American Cancer Society toll-free at 1-800-227-2345 or visit the Web site at www.cancer.org.

BROOKSVILLE

Relay for Life team captains to meet

The American Cancer Society's Brooksville Relay for Life will have a team captains meeting at 6 p.m. Monday on the Hernando High School track field.

The Relay for Life will be May 4-5 at Hernando High, 700 Bell Ave. Teams and individual participants can still sign up. For information, call Janie Wiley at 544-7098.

[Last modified April 19, 2007, 07:02:45]


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