American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life and Paint the Town Purple

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The Amercian Cancer Society hosts it annual Relay for Life events for the Tennessee Valley this spring.  Celebrate cancer survivors and remember lost loved ones as you fight back against a disease that affects so many.  Visit or call (256) 536-1863 to find an event close to you.

Below are the upcoming local 2013 Relay For Life events.

  • April 20th   Relay for Life of Rogers High School- Rogers High School Track
  • April 26th   Relay for Life of Hartselle- J.P. Cain Stadium
  • May 3rd    Relay for Life of Decatur- Ingalls Harbor
  • May 3rd    Relay for Life of Limestone County- Athens Sports Plex
  • May 3rd    Relay for Life of Franklin County-Russellville High School
  • May 10th   Relay for Life of Madison- Madison City Schools Stadium
  • May 10th   Relay for Life of Lawrence County- Lawrence County High School
  • May 17th   Relay for Life of Huntsville- John Hunt Park
  • May 17th   Relay for Life of the Shoals- UNA Practice Field
  • June 7th   Relay for Life of North Madison County- Hazel Green High School

Then  Paint the Town Purple throughout the month of April.  Donate $10 to Relay for Life and receive a decorative purple bow to display at your home or business.

Paint the Town Purple efforts will take place in the following communities:

  • Relay For Life of Huntsville will Paint the Town Purple the week of April 22- April 28.
  • Relay For Life of Limestone County will Paint the Town Purple the week of April 22 - 28. Purple bows will be sold and there will be a window painting contest.

For more information about how to participate in painting your town purple or volunteering for the Relay For Life event in your community, call (256) 536-1863 or visit

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