BRITT | The kick-off for the 20th annual Hancock County Relay for Life was held on Sunday, Feb. 18.
The gathering was held at the West Hancock Ambulance Service building in Britt, with community, including cancer survivors and caregivers, as well as those interested in being team captains attending.
Those in attendance celebrated raising over $56,000 at the 2017 Relay for Life event.
Plans also will be made for the relay, which will be held on May 11. This is a change in the date from the original date of June 8. The Relay will be held at the Veteran's Memorial Recreation Center in Garner.
The next team/committee meeting will be held from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 18, at the GHV School's Media Center. Additional meetings are planned for April 22 and June 3.