Relay For Life to host new event, Idol

Come show off your singing ability at this year's Relay For Life event, planned for Friday, May 18, 2012, from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. at Sweetwater High School track.Relay Idol will be held the night of the event (be prepared to stay all night) and will consist of three judges and three heats. First, second and third place prizes will be awarded. The event must have a minimum of 10 sign up to take place. All ages are welcome to enter the event.Registration will be $10 and all proceeds will be given to the American Cancer Society.If you are interested in the event, call Charlie Peek at 236-2790.The Relay For Life of Nolan County supports the American Cancer Society’s mission of saving lives by helping people stay well, by helping people get well, by finding cures and by fighting back against the disease. It brings together friends, families, businesses, hospitals, schools, faith-based groups ... people from all walks of life – all aimed at celebrating the lives of those who have had cancer, remembering those lost and fighting back against the disease."Relay is all about communities uniting with the Society and supporting its efforts to create a world with less cancer and more birthdays," said Jacque Thweatt, Community Manager of Development.For more information about Relay For Life, visit To learn more about the American Cancer Society or to get help, call us anytime, day or night, at 1-800-227-2345 or visit