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Please give and help fight cancer

Please give and help fight cancer

To the Editor:

This is in response to your article: “DA undergoes breast cancer treatment,” concerning our elected/head District Attorney, Ashley Hornsby Welch.

Ms. Welch and I have been fierce adversaries in court, but have never been enemies. That experience alone proves that she is a fighter and will not back down from cancer. She is thoroughly and completely entitled to our support. One option to consider is a donation to the American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org. Using the Give in Honor or Memorial link in the upper right corner of the website will result in a card or e-card being sent to her recognizing your donation. A mailing address that will work is C/O Office of the District Attorney, 5 West Main Street, Franklin, North Carolina 28734.

John T. Barrett

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