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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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Faces of Survival: Vivian Kinder

Six months after Vivian Kinder had her annual mammogram in 2010, her doctor called her for another checkup and found that she had cancer. "You go blank for a minute," she said. 

Faces of Survival: Carolyn Grissom

Carolyn Grissom was on vacation in Myrtle Beach the first week of June 2013 when she got the call from her doctor that she had breast cancer.

Faces of Survival: Carolyn Wood

Ten years after being treated for ovarian cancer, Carolyn Wood found a lump in her right breast.

Family carries heavy breast cancer burden

Of the 10 girls born into the Ficklin family of Warrenton, Ga., five have been diagnosed with breast cancer and one has already died.

Schoolteacher in second round of cancer fight

Having been diagnosed twice with breast cancer, Riverside Middle School teacher Marjorie Coleman says staying positive helped her get through.

Honoring survivors of breast cancer

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, The Au­gus­ta Chronicle will be featuring portraits of local survivors of breast cancer.
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