Archive | October 13, 2011

WACH News Anchors Support Women’s Night Out and Breast Cancer

More than 550 people attending Lexington Medical Center’s 5th annual Women’s Night Out on October 11th, a silent auction, dinner and talk that recognizes October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month and honors survivors.

WACH news anchor Tyler Ryan and meteorologist Henry Rothenberg attended the event and talked about it the next morning on their broadcast and wore aprons with pink lettering that were given to each guest at the event.

Amy Stansell, LMC Employee and Breast Cancer Survivor

They talk about a woman named Amy Stansell in the segment. Amy was a model in our Survivor Fashion Show at Women’s NIght Out. She is a Lexington Medical Center surgical tech who is also a four-year survivor of breast cancer, diagnosed at the young age of 35. She put pink highlights in her hair this month to raise awareness about the disease. You can see an interview with her in this month’s Lexington Medical Center Speaking of Health segment on WLTX.