Ashe County Relay For Life will be held at Ashe County High School on Friday, July 19th from 6 p.m. to midnight.

Relay for Life is a community-based fundraising event for the American Cancer Society. The mission is to raise funds to improve cancer survival, decrease the incidence of cancer and improve the quality of life for cancer patients and their caretakers.

Ashe County Relay for Life holds monthly meetings, with the next scheduled meeting set for 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 11th at Mount Jefferson Presbyterian Church in West Jefferson.

For more information or to form a team for the Ashe County event, call Cindy Dillard at (336) 877-7924.