Vicky Buckingham has just completed the quilt for the 2017 Benton County Relay for Life raffle.

With the word “HOPE” spelled in various shades of purple, the official Relay for Life color, the quilt  measures 38 by 46 inches, says Vicky. Tickets can be purchased from Vicky, Donna Martinec at the Virginia Gay Hospital front desk  from 10:30 pm – 7:00 a.m., or from Becky at Koop’s Auto. The drawing will be the night of the Relay, June 9th. Need not be present to win. Cost is $1 per ticket or 6 for $5.
The Relay, an annual fund-raiser for the American Cancer Society, takes place June 9, at the Benton Community High School track in Van Horne. For more information on participating or signing up a team, see the event page HERE.