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Walking Warriors Relay For Life Receives Excellence Award
Updated November 16, 2015 7:19 AM
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(BEDFORD) - The Walking Warriors Relay for Life team from Bedford Walmart recently received a 2015 Team Excellence award from the American Cancer Society for raising over $10,000 this year toward finding a cure for cancer.

Team member Sharon Brock is a cancer survivor and is very passionate about raising money for research. Since 2010, the Walking Warriors have raised over $73,750 for the American Cancer Society.

Walking Warriors year-by-year fundraising:

  • 2010: $14,560
  • 2011: $15,036
  • 2012: $15,740
  • 2013: $9,266
  • 2014: $9,000
  • 2015: $10,150

2016 Relay For Life

The 2016 Relay for Life season is gearing up to be a great one for Lawrence County with several events planned including the annual Survivor Dinner, Relay for Life and Bark for Life.

New for 2016 is a 5K race that is tentatively planned for March.

To start or join a Relay For Life team, visit

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