The Rim Country's annual Relay For Life campaign is gearing up. The fund-raising event for the American Cancer Society is from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., Friday and Saturday, June 6 and at the Payson High School track.
The committee organizing this year's event will begin regular meetings this week at the R.T.A. Hospice and Palliative Care facility on Mud Springs Road.
The steering committee meets at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 21.
Plans are being made for the big Kickoff Meeting and Party, which is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, March 14, 2008 at the Church of the Nazarene on Tyler Parkway.
All team members are invited. This will be where the official team packet will be distributed. The packet will include team registration forms.
The event also provides teams with the opportunity to choose their location on the field, meet the relay committee, American Cancer Society representatives and other team captains.