Relay for Life under way at Salem’s Memorial Park

The 5th Relay for Life cancer at Waterworth Memorial Park and 10th overall in Salem started with 100 cancer survivors and a total of about 300 in attendance at 5:45 p.m. Friday. The relay is fundraising event to fight cancer. Shown here are survivors being honored by taking the first lap. The event continues today and concludes with the final lap at 11:45 a.m. and the closing ceremony at noon. (Salem News photo by Larry Shields)