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Welcome to The Augusta Chronicle's We Think Pink in Augusta website! Here you'll find inspiring stories of cancer survivors and information on resources and events throughout the area.

Each year, The Augusta Chronicle works to raise awareness of the fight against breast cancer with a visual show of support in our annual "pink" paper edition on October 1. Yes, it's actually pink!

We hope you'll join us in the support of this important cause!

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Brave little girl talks about her cancer diagnosis and treatment

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Thousands join Augusta's Miracle Mile breast cancer walk

Augusta Miracle Mile Walk organizers did not have an exact number Saturday morning, but said they believed about 10,000 people participated to raise breast cancer awareness.

Faces of Survival: Annette Moss

Three months after finding a lump in her left breast, Annette Moss had it checked out and learned she had Stage 2 breast cancer.

Faces of Survival: Sarah Quick

Sarah Quick's doctor found a lump in her left breast during a routine annual Pap smear and checkup in 2012.

Faces of Survival: Janet Lightsey

Janet Lightsey found the lump in her left breast during a self-exam not long after a routine mammogram came back clear in 2003.

Faces of Survival: Beth Sipper

A strong support system helped Beth Sipper through treatment. Friends and family made sure she never went to chemotherapy alone.

Faces of Survival: Sonya Hurlbut

Sonya Hurlbut was there for her daughter as she was being treated for cervical cancer in 2008 when she thought maybe she should schedule a checkup for herself.
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Builder questions city's bidding process

City projects that are bid on over and over are a waste of time and money for small businesses, said an attorney seeking to "start a dialogue" about possibly changing Augusta's procurement process.