Relay For Life of Cerro Gordo County named Larry Weakland and Chris White its honorary co-chairs for the 2018 Relay event.
Weakland, of Clear Lake, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer on February 9, 2017. He continues to go through treatment but is finding success in his cancer treatments.
White also lives in Clear Lake and was diagnosed with breast cancer in July of 2016 after a mammogram followed up by a biopsy. She underwent genetic testing and as a result, had a lumpectomy and surgery, followed by chemotherapy.
Both will speak at 6:30 p.m. June 1 in Clear Lake City Park during the opening ceremonies of the Relay for Life event.