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Posted on: March 14, 2018

City of Athens Relay for Life Team events

Relay Hope ribbon

City of Athens Relay for Life & Limestone Cattlemen's Fundraiser


$10 per ticket (purchase by March 20).

The rib-eye steak sandwich luncheon is March 27 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Emmanuel Baptist Church on U.S. 72. Steaks cooked on site. Dine-in, carry out or delivery (call 256-233-8730 to schedule orders of 5 or more). 

City of Athens Relay for Life Bass Fishing Tournament

Sponsored in part by WOW! with a grand prize of $4,000.


Event is April 7 at Ingalls Harbor from safelight to 3 p.m. Cost is $100 per boat. Day of registration is $110 cash. Big fish pot optional. Register online at or download a form at

Registered boaters will receive lunch provided by Athens Gas and be eligible for door prizes. Cash prizes awarded to first through 10th place. First place also receives custom made rods by Grassy Custom Rods & Tackle valued at $500.

City of Athens Relay for Life Celebrity Waiters Night

April 17 at Applebee's in Athens from 5-8 p.m.

Come out and tip your favorite Celebrity Waiter as they compete to see who can raise the most for the American Cancer Society. This year's waiters are reigning repeat champion East Limestone Band Director Jennifer "Miss Sam" Janzen, Athens Mayor Ronnie Marks, Athens City Councilman Frank Travis, Athens High Football Coach Cody Gross, Athens Police Officer Michael Stainbrook and Athens Firefighter Lee Marker.

City of Athens Relay for Life Team Merchandise

Come by City Hall or call 256-233-8730 to purchase one of these items.

Purple Relay ribbon sun catchers for $20, made by High Cotton Arts artist Denise Maurer.

Stained Glass Relay RibbonPurple Relay ribbon wooden door hangers for $35, decorated at High Cotton Arts.

Relay Door HangerPurple Hope. Fight. Relay. garden flags for $15.

Relay flag

HealthSource Fundraisers for the City of Athens Relay for Life Team

Get an exam and digital x-ray for $28 in March and May, and HealthSource will donate that fee to the city team for the American Cancer Society.

Come by the City of Athens team's tent on Relay Night on May 4, and get a massage for $1/minute, with all funds going to Relay.


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