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Cancer Messed With The Wrong Run-Streaker

Cancer Messed With The Wrong Run-Streaker

This guy is the perfect inspiration to start your weekend off right. 6 years+ 23 days of running every day. Every. Single. Day. That translates to 2,213 consecutive days of running. This is McBeast, a local Monroe NC ‘Run-Streaker’ who ran anywhere from 1 to 50 miles every day during his 6 years + 23 day streak. He is one of the coolest dudes we have ever met. 😎 He hates cancer. Every type. McBeast stands up to cancer through his running and on many days runs in honor of a specific cancer fighter as part of his fundraising efforts....

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#PenneyStrong: The inspiration & promise behind the fight

#PenneyStrong: The inspiration & promise behind the fight

A sister's inspiration behind her family's fight with cancer... "This is the face of cancer. Anne Pickett; my beautiful sister, my best friend, my soulmate. Once the manager of First Bank's HWY 52 branch and an active member of the Stanly County Rotary Club and community, Anne was diagnosed with invasive stage IV metastatic breast cancer at 35-years-YOUNG. All of this only 6 months after giving birth to her first child. Our family learned a hard lesson fast - cancer doesn't discriminate. For over two years... 26 months... 769 days... 18,456 hours... nearly 1,107, 360 seconds, Anne has courageously faced...

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