breast cancer awareness

Selma Clinic Hosts Breast Cancer Awareness Event

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The Rural Health Medical Program hosts a breast cancer awareness event Friday morning at the Dallas County Health Center in Selma. October Breast-a-Fest highlighted breast health information — along with other women’s health info. The event featured free food — music — games — prizes — and giveaways. Organizers say it was an effort to…

Balloon Release in Valley Grande Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Students at Valley Grande Elementary School held a Breast Cancer Awareness event this afternoon. Students gathered outside — and released dozens of pink balloons into the air. School counselor Tiffany James organized the event — after learning how much the disease had impacted students in their personal lives. She says the event was a way…

Wetumpka Celebrates Annual ‘Pink Walk’ for Breast Cancer Awareness

The Joy To Life Foundation and City of Wetumpka held their annual Pink Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Members of the Wetumpka community gathered at the Civic Center to walk a mile along the riverfront. Pink masks, t-shirts, and balloons were given to the participants. At the end of the walk, balloons were released for a reminder to get…

Joy to Life Foundation’s ‘Trash Talk Tour 2020’ Happening Every Saturday in October

We’re kicking off October with breast cancer awareness month, and Saturday, the ‘Trash Talk Tour 2020’ began in Montgomery. The Joy To Life Foundation is selling its pink trash cans to support the fight against breast cancer. Joy to Life teamed up with Chappy’s Deli to sell the pink trashcans every Saturday throughout October. The trash cans are usually $85,…

Tickled Pink Women’s Expo Benefiting The Fight Against Breast Cancer Is Tomorrow

More than 100 vendors unloaded Friday morning, preparing to welcome the crowd at Alabama News Network’s  4th Annual Tickled Pink Women’s Expo, benefiting the Joy To Life Foundation. Some of the River Region’s most trusted health care specialists will line the floor of the Multiplex at Cramton Bowl, joining other vendors in sharing health, fitness, beauty tips and more. “It’s…

Lady Hornets’ “Think Pink” in October

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (bamastatesports.com) – The Alabama State University softball team will be hosting two tournaments this fall. On October 8, ASU will be hosting Brewton-Parker College, Jefferson Davis Community College, Alabama Southern Community College, and Southern Union State Community College. Games start at 8:00 a.m. and will continue all day with the last game starting at about 7:40 p.m. With…