Cancer Advocacy and Healing Art


It was the ending of a perfectly wonderful Summer. We were getting ready for Madison to go back to school doing the usual clothes and school supplies shopping. I was at work when Diane called. She had just gotten finished working out with trainer Julie and was getting ready for her shower when she noticed a bright red streak on her right breast. She had worn a sports bra for the work out. The same bra she had worn many times before....

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Breast Cancer Survival Journey by Diane Phillips


Posted By on Thursday, October 17, 2013

By Diane Phillips The Breast Cancer Survival journey Part One – Breast Cancer Reflection: Every time I pause to think about this experience I am taken back to the phone call that changed everything. My doctor called to say the biopsy was “positive”, you have breast cancer”. As she continued to describe what I would be doing next, where I will be going, what were the surgery options, all I could think about was “you have cancer,...

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Miracle Music…a benefit for Brian Murkison


Posted By on Tuesday, April 24, 2012

  December 2nd, our friends, The Murkison’s, were involved in tragic car accident.  Involved in the accident were David and Ellen, their two boys Ben – now 11, Brian – 7 and the boy’s grandparents Gene and Marilyn Murkison.   The accident required Gene, Ben and Brian to all be flown by helicopters to Memorial in Savannah.  Gene and Ben were kept for a good many days then released.  Unfortunately, Brian...

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GSU Alumni Focus – Lori and DeWayne Grice


Posted By on Saturday, March 19, 2011

Reposted from GSU’s Center for Entrepreneurial Learning and Leadership Publication March 11, 2011 by Brittanie Barber Leave a Comment Lori and DeWayne Grice It is evident after meeting this husband and wife duo that giving back plays an important part in their lives. The couple strives to live according to the “Rick Warren concept” of living on 10% and giving away 90%. But had it not been for one photograph, the Grice’s may not have...

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If you know me personally, have read my blog or Facebook pages, you know how passionate I am about the healthcare crisis in our country.  The average family in America, making $50,000 per year is paying over $18,000 per year in PREMIUMS.  The median income for our community is $16,000.  How can anyone not understand that this is a problem? This year, my premiums were going to exceed $20,000 making my monthly payment...

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Lori Grice Keynotes – Cervical Cancer Prevention Works


Posted By on Monday, September 27, 2010

Join Lori Tuesday night, September 28th at 7PM at the PAC on the GSU campus as she keynotes the Cancer Prevention Works conference presented by the GSU office of Health Services Health Education and Promotion.  Following Lori will be a performance by the national award winning Adrenaline Show...

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