Preparations Underway for Knox County Relay for Life

Preparations are getting underway today for tomorrow’s annual Knox County Relay for Life. The 12-hour event will run from ten tomorrow morning to ten tomorrow night at Vincennes Lincoln’s Alice Arena.
The annual Relay for Life is sponsored by the American Cancer Society; it is part of their work in raising funds to cure cancer. The event includes both cancer survivors, family members of those affected by cancer, and concerned community citizens. Jared Thomas is heading up this year’s Relay; he says being there with the cancer survivors brings the reality of the disease home…

2016 Miss Knox County Hailey Kahre– who is also a cancer survivor– will be the keynote speaker. Thomas invites all cancer survivors to join Kahre and others at tomorrow’s Relay…

Cancer survivor registration will happen from nine to ten am, with the opening ceremony at ten. The annual Luminary ceremony will be at seven tomorrow night, with the closing ceremony at ten pm.

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