News Briefs: Thursday, May 3, 2012
Kingman and Bullhead City firefighters will host a fundraiser for Tracie Stratton, a registered nurse who is fighting cancer, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 5 at Mother Road Harley-Davidson. Food, refreshments and entertainment are planned.
She was first diagnosed with breast cancer in September 2010. Since then, she has had a bi-lateral mastectomy, 18 weeks of chemotherapy, and two brain surgeries. She was diagnosed with brain cancer earlier this year, and doctors say Tracie has about one year to live.
All donations can be mailed to: Mike Villagran, 1260 Hancock Road (Fire Station 1), Bullhead City AZ 86442. Make checks payable to Tracie Stratton. Call Villagran at (928) 758-3971, ext. 5500 for more information.