VIPink Breast Cancer Event

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VIPINK BREAST CANCER AWARENESS EVENT: was held Monday night at the Crockett Room. The event was sponsored by the Crockett County Extension Office and the Ozona United Methodist Church Wesley Nurse. TOP PHOTO: Breast Cancer Survivor JoAnn Babbitt (left) talks to Kristie Pressler. Pressler was a speaker at the event and shared her story of recently being diagnosed with breast cancer. ABOVE and TOP RIGHT: Mary Williamson works on her bra art project. The bra art bras are made in honor or in memory of someone. They are planned to be displayed around town this month in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. BOTTOM RIGHT: Guest Speaker Dr. Kristy Edwards talked about breast exams, women’s health and yearly wellness exams and encouraged women to be proactive in taking care of themselves. Information from the Laura W. Bush Institute, the Texas Department of Health and Texas STAR, STAR-PLUS AND KIDS STAR was presented.


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