Relay for Life events

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A Relay 4 Life Team Captain meeting will be held March 17 at 5:30. This meeting will be held at Jacksboro Middle School.

First Volunteer Bank will host a 5K Run/Walk on March 19 at Jacksboro Middle School. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. and the race will start at 8 a.m. Entry fee is $20, sign up by March 12 to receive a free t-shirt. Contact Angie Wells, First Volunteer Bank, 301 Main St., Jacksboro, Tn.  37757. All proceeds will go toward Relay for Life.

Benefit Singing for Relay 4 Life at Coolidge First Baptist Church will be held March 25at 7 pm. Donations accepted. The singers are Stanfield Church of God Choir, Vanessa Dupuy and Bobbie Archer with the New Freedom Community Baptist Church Choir, and Amy Leach with the Willow Brook Baptist Youth Choir. 


Relay 4 Life Bingo will be held March 31 at Jacksboro Middle School at 6 p.m.


On April 1 DeRoyal will be sponsoring a basketball game at Valley View Elementary School for Relay For Life. The games will start at 5 p.m. and the last game will be at 8 p.m. The 7 p.m. game will feature the Campbell County Sheriff’s Department vs. the county commissioners/ school board members. Concessions will be served.


On April 2 DeRoyal will be sponsoring a flea market, which will also include games for the children. The Easter bunny will be present and pictures will be made.


The LaFollette Housing Authority Relay 4 Life team is collecting photos through May 2 of cancer survivors and love ones who have lost their battle with cancer.  A video slide show will be created from the photos.  To enter photos, please send the photo with a $5 donation to: The LaFollette Housing Authority, Attention: Relay Photo, P.O. Box 392, LaFollette, TN  37766 or drop the photo off at The LaFollette Housing Authority between the hours of 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and ask for Dena Miller or Tina Goodman.   Please write on the back of the photo the name of the person pictured, if they are a survivor or a lost loved one, date they were told they are cancer free or passed away, and a phone number to contact you.  Please include a self addressed stamped envelope if pictures are to be returned.  DVD’s will be available after the Relay 4 Life to purchase for a $10 donation. For more information, please call 562-2261.


Linda Kilgore’s State Farm office will be selling purple bows to put on the front door of homes or businesses for a $10 donation to Relay 4 Life. To get a bow, call 566-5000.