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Photos by Alyx Chandler.

Naomi Pitts named Volunteer of the Year for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. more

Mar 28, 2017 7:19 PM People/Places

Brenda Ladun

Photo courtesy of American Cancer Society

The event is organized by the American Cancer Society Junior Board and held at the St. Vincent's One Nineteen facility off Alabama 119. more

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 AM News

Ovarian Cancer Terri Joneof

Photo by Keith McCoy.

Terri Jonseof had always been the type of person who didn’t want to accept help from anyone. She maintained that attitude until she was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian cancer in June 2013. more

Aug 28, 2015 3:40 PM People/Places

Brenda Ladun Conquer Cancer Run

Photo by Madison Miller

View photos from the 11th annual Brenda Ladun Conquer Cancer Run on Saturday, March 7. more

Mar 9, 2015 1:58 AM People/Places

Oak Mountain High School's second annual color run supporting cancer research starts at 9 a.m. Saturday. more

Feb 23, 2015 7:30 PM People/Places

Ally Nelson should be doing normal 14-year-old things: playing sports, going to school and enjoying time with her friends. She shouldn’t be waiting and praying for that fateful word – remission. more

Oct 27, 2014 5:16 PM People/Places

On Nov. 14, 2010, Galloway was diagnosed with stage 2B breast cancer, meaning the cancer had spread to her lymph nodes. more

Sep 22, 2014 7:32 PM People/Places

The Paint Chelsea Purple Day/Fun Run, a Relay for Life fundraiser, is scheduled for Saturday, April 12 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in front of Chelsea City Hall. more

Apr 9, 2014 3:54 PM News

The American Cancer Society Relay for Life movement symbolizes hope and a shared goal to end a disease that threatens lives. more

Apr 9, 2014 3:37 PM News

Inaugural Briarwood Relay for Life this weekend

Photo courtesy of Briarwood Christian School Relay for Life Committee.

Student volunteers at Briarwood Christian School are hoping for a sizable turnout at their inaugural Relay for Life on April 5. But no matter the numbers, the event should already be considered a success. more

Apr 1, 2014 2:56 PM News

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Photo by Jeff Thompson.

The event raised $33,000 in 2013, and organizers have set a $40,000 goal for this year’s event. more

Mar 26, 2014 11:13 PM People/Places

As the Brenda Ladun Conquer Cancer Run prepares to celebrate its 10th anniversary, 280 Living looks at where some of the people involved in the race found their motivation to aid others in the fight. more

Jan 31, 2014 10:25 PM , People/Places

Save the Os & the Lori Johnson ninth annual 5K and Fun Run is scheduled for Aug. 17. more

Aug 2, 2013 10:51 PM News

Inverness area resident Sylvester King is in the running for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's 2013 Man of the Year. more

Apr 24, 2013 3:42 PM People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Pam Sciara.

After surviving cancer, Pam Sciara believes her purpose is to share her story and advocate for yearly checkups and mammograms. She'll participate in Chelsea's Relay for Life event on May 3. more

Apr 1, 2013 9:35 PM People/Places

Chelsea Middle School student Ally Nelson received her last chemotherapy treatment in early November and has received the news that she is cancer free. more

Nov 28, 2012 12:00 AM People/Places

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