MADISONVILLE, KY (9/30/13) – On Saturday, Sept. 28, over 25 vendors lined the parking lot of McCay Chiropractic on South Main Street in Madisonville.

The purpose of the event was to raise funds for donation to Relay for Life, in their ongoing search for a cure for cancer. Among those with booths at the event was Tupperware, Bows by Mommy, Scentsy, Candle House, Cookies for Kids Cancer, Reba’s Wreaths, Advocare, Princess Designs, Pink Zebra, Jen’s Butterfly Bows, March of Dimes, Premier Jewelry, It Works, Avon, Damar, Cornerstorne Family Health, ACE, Soul Sister Creations, the Hopkins County-Madisonville Library, Sew Cute Boutique, This Little Sign of Mine, and others.
 
Local author Matt Hughes was on the scene selling and autographing his books as well.
 
Also on the scene, selling lemonade, was Kenzie Marks, a local little girl who stood strong in her own battle against cancer, and won.
 
“One thing that makes everything worthwhile is Ms. Kenzie,” said Shanda Hughes, spokesperson for McCay Chiropractic. “Kenzie and her family raised $365.00 at our event today, and they also had a second group at another local event. In total, they raised $625.00, to which the groups that helped them turning $1.00 to $3.00, making their grand total at $1875.”
 
Hughes went on to express that she, and the staff of McCay Chiropractic, wished to thank the vendors and the people who assisted in setting up. “These people are what makes these events, and most everyone I know has been touched in some way by cancer, so what better group to benefit then Relay for Life.”
 
J.L. Graham
SurfKY News

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

MPD Searching for Man Accused of Nearly Running over Two Officers

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/27/15) — Madisonville Police released a wanted notice for a man accused of almost running over two… Read More

Owensboro Fire Claims Two Victims

OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/27/15) — According to a Owensboro Police Department report, OPD Patrol Division discovered a… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 25, 2015 5120

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4972

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 4897

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 27, 2015 4816

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 24, 2015 4104

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 25, 2015 3837

Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

by Madisonville Police Department / Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 13089

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11438

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 27, 2015 4816

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 27, 2015 2005

MPD Searching for Man Accused of Nearly Running…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 27, 2015 1536

Family Loses Possessions, Dog in Sugg Street Fire

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 27, 2015 1206

Hopkins Grand Jury Indictments Handed Down

by Karen McKnight
March 27, 2015 1101

Rehabber Explains Her Mission; Efforts Filmed by…

by Ron Sanders
March 27, 2015 997

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin
March 28, 2015 848

Juvenile Arrested for Cruelty to Animals

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 27, 2015 848

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 27,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 27, 2015 784

Sheriff Explains Numerous Duties of Office,…

by Ron Sanders
March 27, 2015 745

Work Continues on Madisonville's Downtown Plaza

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director