Massac County Relay for Life co-chairs Anna Holland, left and Autumn Laird, center, visit Shop Metro Now and Cafe @ 1210 to speak with co-owner Billie Schneider about Paint the Town Purple and to ask for the business’ participation in the event. Schneider was quick to agree to help.
— Planet photo by Michele Longworth
Business owners in Metropolis and Massac County are urged to help spread a message of hope by joining the American Cancer Society and Massac County Relay For Life and "Paint the Town Purple" on Wednesday through Friday.
Businesses, community organizations and individuals are being asked to show their support for Relay and help raise awareness for the fight against cancer by decking out the town — including homes, restaurants, businesses, schools, meeting halls or other areas -in purple.
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