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Community raises record amount for local cancer patient

Fighting cancer can often be a roll of the dice. But one Sweet Home group used the classic game of chance to help a local woman take the edge off her battle with breast cancer.

Wanda Jones was named the recipient of all funds raised during this year's Bodacious Babes Boobie Bunco Event, held Friday Nov. 17. The event involved 130 people paying to play rounds of Bunco, a dice game, as well as raffling prizes.

At the Bunco event, community members raised $3,966 for Jones through table fees and raffle prizes. But the Sweet Home community helped raise even more than that.

While Jones continued...

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