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Come support Relay for Life of Lincoln County

Posted on Monday, July 15, 2013 at 8:57 am

Everyone is invited to The Relay for Life of Lincoln County on Friday, August 2 from 6 p.m. – August 3 when the closing ceremonies will begin at 1 a.m. This will all take place at Clont’s Field located at Highway 47, Troy.

The opening ceremonies begin at 6 p.m. on Aug. 2 when the Survivors and Caregivers kick-off the Relay as they make the first lap around the track. After that, all are invited to join in making their laps.

This event is open to the public! Come join everyone for an evening of fun. Help to celebrate life and victory over this disease, remember those who have lost their battle to this disease at the Luminaria Ceremony while those who are still fighting their battle are honored and fight back by seeing what you can do so that one day no one will have to hear those three horrible words, ‘you have cancer’ again!

Want to learn more? Just log onto and find your event – Relay for Life of Lincoln County, Troy, Mo.

There is still time to honor or remember a friend or loved one by purchasing a Luminaria in their name. For more information on purchasing a luminaria to honor or remember your loved ones during the Luminaria Ceremony, please mail your contact information along with the names of those being honored/remembered and enclose $5 for each luminaria to:

RFL of Lincoln County

Attn: Joyce Noble

38 Sunrise Drive

Winfield, Mo., 63389

And, please remember to attend the Survivor Ice Cream Social on Sunday, July 21, 2013, 2-4 p.m. at the Lincoln County Council on Aging, 1380 Boone Street, Troy, Mo.