Grow a garden to fight cancer

A Marriott Business Services’ Relay For Life Team is holding the Blount County Best Garden/Landscape Competition to raise money for the American Cancer Society. To participate, fill out a registration form and donate a $25 entry fee. Registered gardens will be evaluated on Saturday, May 10 by local experts based on visual appeal, husbandry, variety, cleanliness and design.

Prizes for winning Best Blount County Garden are:

•n 1st Place: $100 Pope’s Garden Center gift card, “Champion Cultivator” hand-carved sign

• 2nd Place: $50 Pope’s Garden Center gift card, “I cultivated a cure” hand-carved sign

• 3rd Place: $25 Pope’s Garden Center gift card

The $25 entry fee donation is payable by check to Relay For Life with your registration form, or go online and donate securely via credit card to at to/MBSCastaways.

All entry fees and donations go to American Cancer Society and are tax deductible. For more information or to obtain an entry form, contact Doug Sargent at 865-980-4029.

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