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Relay for Life celebration returns to Wilson

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Relay for Life of Wilson County will be held at the Wilson Medical Center walking track this Friday afternoon.

Activities will begin at 4 p.m. with a kids’ walk, games and a photo booth. The opening ceremony will kick off at 6 p.m. followed by a survivors lap.

Themed laps will take place throughout the night and there will be music from Take Over and the Eastline Band. Glow in the dark dodge ball is also planned for the night.

The Luminaria Ceremony will begin at 9 p.m. to honor those lost to cancer, support those living with it, and celebrate the survivors.

At 11:30 p.m. team awards will be given out and the evening will wrap up at midnight.

For more information, contact Patricia Tyndall at 919-418-5017.

From staff reports