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Relay for Life

Cancer survivor, 9, remains courageous

Laqvia Brown, 9, has suffered through two boughts of cancer and still has a smile that brightens up a room. She and her family will be walking in the Relay for Life Friday at the Baptist Cancer Center. (April 30, 2013, Page 1, 2)

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    Heinz shares her cancer battle with others

    Kerry Heinz, stage 4 breast cancer survivor, shares her story before tonight’s Relay for Life fundraiser. (May 4, 2012, Page 1, 10A)

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      Relay for Life is an event about hope

      The Relay for Life will begin Friday night at 6 p.m. and go until 6 a.m. Saturday in the J.C. Penney parking lot. The Relay will raise funds for cancer research by the American Cancer Society. (May 3, 2012, Page 1, 2)

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        Ole Miss, MSU team together to beat cancer

        The Ole Miss Relay for Life will be held April 13 at the University of Mississippi. The goal is to raise $45,000 for the American Cancer Society. (March 27, 2012, Page 3)

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          5K run to benefit cancer patients

          The University of Mississippi will be hosting the annual Relay for Life fundraising 5K Run for a Cure on Aug. 27. (August 22, 2011, Page 5A)

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            Organizers gear up for Relay for Life

            The Relay of Life for Oxford-Lafayette County is scheduled to start at 6 p.m. May 6 in front of J.C. Penney’s department store on West Jackson Avenue in the old Oxford Mall parking lot. So far, the event has raised close to $50,000 in donations. (April 22, 2011, Page 1A)

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              Ole Miss Relay for Life set for weekend

              The  Ole Miss Relay for Life will begin at 6 p.m. at the Circle on campus and go all night until 6 a.m. Saturday. There are 36 teams signed up to participate with 322 people participating. As of Tuesday, the teams have raised about $20,000 collectively. (March 23, 2011, Page 3)

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                Cancer race slated for this weekend

                The Relay for Life fundraiser 5K for a Cure Race will begin at 7 a.m. Saturday at the University of Mississippi Student Union on campus. Registration begins at 6 a.m.

                The 3.1-mile route will be contained to the campus — starting and ending at the Student Union. The entry fee is $25 on the day of the event. It’s a tax-deductible donation and includes a T-shirt and goody bag. Buffalo Peak Outfitters will be setting up and giving away prizes to the racers. (August 26, 2010, Page 2)

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                  Rain won’t delay Relay

                  The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life event is scheduled to start at 5 p.m. Friday with a dinner honoring cancer survivors in the Oxford High School cafeteria. Original plans are to then move the Relay events to the OHS football field. However, a 70-percent chance of rain Friday night could force organizers to move the event to the Oxford-University United Methodist Church. (April 28, 2010, Page 1)

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                    Billy-Ray’s Fun Day

                    Billy-Ray’s Fun Day will be held March 27 at Bofields Restaurant. Proceeds will benefit Relay for Life. Children’s activities will be held from 9 a.m. to noon and an auction will take place from noon to 2 p.m. T-shirts will be sold and barbecue plates will be available for $5. The festivities will include sand art, face painting, carriage rides as well as an appearance by the Easter Bunny and more. A magic show featuring the magic and comedy of Steve Thomas will also be held. For more information, call Paquita Childress at (662) 816-9621. (March 18, 2010)

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