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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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Breast cancer survivor says battle made her better person

Kerry Jones' ordeal started in 2005 with a lumpectomy that turned out to be benign. She thought it was a one-time thing, but in 2010, a biopsy confirmed cancer.

Faith comes through when cancer returns for Pat Madray

The first time Pat Madray lost her hair during chemotherapy, she wore hats and scarves and talked about it. The second time, it was hats and scarves and wigs. The third time, it was wigs and even neighbors didn't know.

Asking for mammogram proves fateful for young breast cancer survivor

A nurse told Jennifer Odom she was too young to have a mammogram. She convinced her doctors to perform one and it came back with a suspicious area.

Breast cancer survivor discovers inner strength from health struggle

Theresa Glissom has survived two battles with breast cancer.

Pregnant breast cancer patient faces chemo

The thing Stacy Gross worried about most wasn't the surgery to remove a cancerous tumor from her right breast. It is what the chemotherapy that follows might do to her unborn daughter.

Caring for loved ones helped breast cancer survivor cope with own illness

When Janice Sikes found out in July 1996 that she had breast cancer, all she could really think about were the people who needed her.