Welcome

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!

Videos



Brave little girl talks about her cancer diagnosis and treatment

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Stories

Faces of Survival: Karen Marks

Karen Marks, 52, said an ultrasound was necessary to discover her cancer because she has very dense breast tissue.

Faces of Survival: Elaine Jones

Elaine Jones, 62, had no family history of breast cancer.

Faces of Survival: Linda Brown

Linda Brown felt a lump on her breast one year after picking up a pamphlet on breast cancer.

Young breast cancer patient faces future with support from family

Megan Smith thought it was a strain when she woke with pain in her arm. As a nurse, she went to a co-worker and said, "Am I crazy or is this something to worry about?"

Faces of Survival: Tara Tanksley-Stallings

Tara Tanksley-Stallings had no family history of breast cancer.

October increasingly recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In October, everything seems to turn pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Pink appears on yogurt lids and cereal boxes as ribbons seem to adorn everything.