Ghouls hike for CCCF

October 28, 2012 • Local News

Chain saws and compassion?

The Halloween spirit located its benevolent side Saturday night at Cielo Grande, where participants of a Haunted Trail marched to raise money for the Chaves County Cancer Fund. The event was put together by Outrun Fear, a new committee of ENMU-Roswell students inspired to help combat the devastating effects of cancer.

Mellissa Luna, a nursing student and vice president of Outrun Fear, said her organization is comprised of 10 students within ENMU-R’s Health and Science department, a committee that formed quickly in late August.

“We just wanted to help out our community and try to raise as much money as we can,” she said. “To me personally, I’ve had family members pass away from cancer. There’s some cancer that has a cure, and there’s some that don’t. I think it affects everybody. It affects everyone on a personal level.

“There’s a lot of people here who don’t have Login to read more

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