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Raffle to raise funds for mesothelioma research

Feb. 01, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

Buffalo, W.Va., native Missy Bowles is in her fourth year of raising awareness for mesothelioma, a disease that claimed the life of her father, and research funds for Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation. She will conduct a raffle drawing for a Valentine's Day basket, including items such as a Michael Kors wallet, psychic reading with Jerry Lee, a night's stay at the Mardi Gras Casino and Resort, dinner certificates for Mardi Gras Casino and Resort and Buffalo Wild Wings, jewelry, gift cards, candy and more. Value is more than $250.

The basket will be displayed at the Teays Valley, W.Va., tanFASTiq store across from Kmart.

Tickets are $1 each and can be purchased at any tanFASTiq location in Cross Lanes, Elkview and Teays Valley through Wednesday, Feb. 13.

All process benefit the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation.

For more information, visit www.rodsbenefit4meso.webs.com or call 304-395-0636.

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