(Atlantic) The Cass County Relay for life was held Friday and Committee Chairman Carol Schuler says the event raised over $78,000.
The festivities included a tractor ride, a motorcycle rally, and began at the track began with a survivors lap featuring over 125 people.
Schuler refers to it as an amazing evening. Over 500 luminaries were a featured event after 9:00. She also notes the Don McCunn Family made a very special memorial donation. She wants to thank the community,
"Our community is a wonderful community, their support is amazing. I just wanted to thank the community, the supporters, and anyone who came and walked, and especially the survivors."
The amount raised in 2013 is up from $74,000 a year ago.