Fishing tourney helps Laurel cancer patients

Fishing tourney helps Laurel cancer patients
Dr. Cameron Pimperl, radiation oncologist at Laurel Cancer Care, receives a $515 check Thursday for the Beacon of Hope Foundation from Katherine Parker, of KD Public Relations. Photo credit WDAM.

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A recent fishing tournament has benefited some deserving Laurel cancer patients.

The "Fishing For A Cure" event Lake Bogue Homa raised $515 for the Beacon of Hope Foundation.

The money will be used to help patients with personal items, gas vouchers, and transportation to medical appointments.

A check presentation was held Thursday morning at Laurel Cancer Care.