The Newcomerstown Relay For Life had its first meeting Oct. 5.

The theme for the upcoming Relay was chosen as "Travel the World for a Cure."

Current fund-raisers are Walnut Creek pizzas: Pepperoni, $9, and deluxe, $10. Orders due on Oct. 20 and pick up at the Newcomerstown Middle School on Oct. 28. Contact any team captain to order or Amy Miller at (330) 243-2385.

Market Day order forms are available at the Newcomerstown Public Library, Newcomerstown News or go online at to order. Relay's account is 28391 and you pick up your order at April's Country Kitch'n. Give team affiliation at pick up.

Family pictures by Becky Hart are Oct. 24 at the Gnadenhutten Museum. Contact Melissa at to schedule your appointment.

Upcoming events are: Hunt for the Cure II, proceeds to benefit Zack Jones, local cancer survivor and Relay. It will be Nov. 20 at Monigold's Upland Bird Hunting. The event is sponsored by Indian Valley FFA. Contact the FFA at (740) 254-4262.

Also, the famous Ladies Night Out will be Nov. 30 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church in Newcomerstown.

Relay is looking for more volunteers and some new teams. The next meeting is Tuesday, Nov. 2 at the Hampton Inn Committee at 5 p.m. and teams' meeting at 6:30 p.m. Your Relay dollars at work include mammogram payment assistance call 800-227-2345 and our patient navigator at 888-227-6446, ext. 8067.