Tag Archives: American Cancer Society

Local Relay for Life Joining Forces With Knox County for June Event

It’s Relay For Life season again and things are a little different this year for residents of Scotland County.  For the first time in over 15 years, there will not be a Relay on our courthouse square. Leadership at American Cancer Society met in September 2016 with the result being a commitment to double their […]

American Cancer Society Relay for Life Set for June 10th on Memphis  Square

The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Scotland County will be held this Friday, June 10th on the square in Memphis from 6:30 p.m. to Midnight. Event organizers have planned an entire evening of activities, entertainment and food. Andy Middleton will be providing DJ services for the evening.  The schedule of events begins at […]

Coaches vs. Cancer Basketball Game to Benefit American Cancer Society

On Tuesday January 26, 2016 the Scotland County Tigers will face off against the Schuyler County Rams at the Scotland County High School in Memphis. This game will benefit the American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Scotland County, the official sponsor of more birthdays! The game will raise funds to help support the efforts […]

Relay For Life of Scotland County to Host Team Captain, Committee Meeting    

The American Cancer Society of Scotland County is looking for volunteers and teams for the Relay For Life of Scotland County. The organization is hosting a meeting at 6:00 p.m. on January 20, 2016 at Payne’s Funeral Chapel to share with residents the importance of Relay For Life in the fight against cancer. Relay For […]

Relay for Life to Host Local Committee, Team Meeting

The American Cancer Society of Scotland County is looking for volunteers and teams for the Relay For Life of Scotland County. They are hosting a meeting at 6:00 p.m. on November 11, 2015 at Payne’s Funeral Chapel to share with residents the importance of Relay For Life in the fight against cancer. Relay For Life […]

Paint Your World Purple for Relay

Did you know the color purple represents every type of cancer, which is why it is the representative color for  Relay for Life? The Paint it Purple campaign is a chance to raise awareness of the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life in local communities. There will be a Relay for Life of Scotland […]

Relay For Life to Light Up Square Friday Night

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Scotland County will be held this Friday, June 5th on the square in Memphis from 6:00 p.m. to Midnight. Event organizers have planned an entire evening of activities, entertainment and food. Andy Middleton will be providing DJ services for the evening.  The schedule of events begins at […]

Relay for Life 2015 Scheduled for June 5th

Relay For Life of Scotland County is pleased to announce that the date for this year’s event is June 5th. “The committee has been hard at work since October to bring this  together and offer a variety of entertainment to get the entire community involved,” said chairman Christina Schroeder. “In past years, the event has involved several teams while […]

Relay for Life Names New Local Leader

Scotland County Relay For Life has a new face at the helm.  After many years of service, Diane Tague has decided to turn the reigns over to a new committee chair, Christina Schroeder. “The chair and co-chair positions were vacant during the 2014 season and our community’s committee stepped up their game and pulled off a wonderful event […]

City Square to Host Relay for Life This Weekend

The 2014 Scotland County Relay for Life will be held on the Memphis City Square this weekend. The fundraiser for the American Cancer Society will feature teams of volunteers completing laps around the courthouse from 6:30 p.m. on Friday until 1 a.m. Saturday morning. The event will kick off with the Survivors Reception to be […]