Friday, September 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM
Lakeland Community Hospital presented Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling in August and raised $2,700 for the 2011 Relay for Life. “It was great success and we would like to thank everyone who supported the event,” LCH's Wesley Harbin said.
The cast and crew worked from February through August. Performances were at the HES Cafetorium. Harbin directed and cast members Kristen Weems (as Shelby Eatenton-Latcherie); Shanta Yancey (as Annelle Dupuy-Desoto); Darlene Millsap (as Ouiser Boudreaux); Wesley Harbin (Director); Katrina Wray (as M’lynn Eatenton);Peggy Banks (as Clairee Belcher) and Nicole Whitlock (as Truvy Jones) performed.
“We hope that Haleyville enjoyed the play as much as we did performing it,” Harbin added. Harbin also wanted to thank Haleyville Elementary School for allowing rehearsal and performances. Harbin also said, “We want to urge everyone to continue to support Relay for Life events so research may continue to fight Cancer.”