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Relay for Life event coming soon to SHS

by | Mar 24, 2016 | Latest

Luminaria bags line the track at the 2015 Relay for Life event. The bags are in remembrance of friends and loved ones who lost their battle with cancer.

Luminaria bags line the track at the 2015 Relay for Life event. The bags are in remembrance of friends and loved ones who lost their battle with cancer.

By Sonia Duggan

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Survivors, caregivers, friends, relatives and students will have a chance to relay all night April 29-30 in hope of raising awareness and funds for cancer research at the 8th annual Relay for Life event.

The Tri-city event will be held at Sachse High School this year. It will run from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m. The theme is Olympic Relay-One World, One Hope.

For the event, Wylie, Sachse and Murphy teams will relay in an organized, overnight, community fundraising walk. Participants can sign up as part of a team with team members taking turns walking around the track throughout the evening and early morning. Much like years past, a band will perform, speakers will be featured and, of course, there will be food, games and activities.

For the full story see the March 24 issue of The Sachse News and the e-Edition at http://www.etypeservices.com/Sachse%20NewsID248/default.aspx.

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