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!




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.

Living with her family history

Earnestine Johnson's mother had been diagnosed with breast cancer in 1983 and died from it. So when Johnson felt a lump one day in 2006 she had a pretty good idea what it was.

Breast cancer survivor, mentor Pam Anderson leaves huge legacy

For many breast cancer patients since she helped found the Breast Health Center at University Hospital in 2000, Pam Anderson has been the first person breast cancer patients see after diagnosis.

Discovering disease capped tough stretch for breast cancer survivor

Breast cancer was just one more thing Judy Reddick had to deal with when she was diagnosed in late 2007.

Breast cancer survivor sought help from higher power after discovering disease

After learning she had breast cancer in 1996, Connie Clifford called friends and family and asked to be put on as many prayer lists as possible.
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