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Teams turn out for Relay for Life in spite of weather

May 19, 2019

HUNTINGTON — Teams of runners and walkers took part in the annual Relay for Life despite intermittent downpours Friday evening at Ritter Park in the name of cancer awareness.

Relay for Life is a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.

The Relay for Life of the Tri-Counties had raised $44,449.69 as of Friday, according to its website.

At the Relay for Life, teams of people take turns walking or running around a path or track.

The teams worked to collect pledges to donate to the American Cancer Society.