Stories tagged with: Cancer fundraiser

March 7, 2013 - 3:38pm
1 year 19 weeks ago

A local woman fights for her life as friends rally behind her.

Doty Samson was diagnosed with lung cancer in September. Her treatments leave her sensitive to light and during her last check up the original cancer mass had grown smaller, but two more spots had shown up.

As she fights off the cancer her friends have decided to help her through a fundraising event.

"I knew that Doty didn't have a lot of money to do the things she needed to do," explained Event...

June 14, 2011 - 4:37pm
3 years 5 weeks ago

It's time to hit the links in support of the Pink Ribbon.

The 31st Annual Pink Ribbon Cancer Society Golf Tournament will tee-off on Monday the 24th. The goal is to raise money for Breast Cancer research. Chair, Martha Purkey, said, the fundraiser is designed with the community in mind.

"Virtually, every dime that is raised in this golf tournament stays, right here, in Muskingum county," said Purkey. "To provide services for people who are undergoing...

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