Cancer

Williamsburg Relay for Life returns with shorter hours, bigger mission

Williamsburg Relay for Life returns with shorter hours, bigger mission

Hundreds of people came out to support Williamsburg Relay for Life Friday night at Lafayette High School. The threat of rain later in the evening did not dampen the spirits of attendees, with groups holding cookouts, dancing or just walking a few laps, all for the sake of fighting cancer.

For Kaye Vickerman, the event’s chairwoman, watching Friday's event unfold was gratifying. When Vickerman took over the event earlier this year, she said her primary mission was to grow Williamsburg Relay for Life’s numbers, both in terms of attendance and fundraising, goals she said had...

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