Mayor Johnny Dupree: Breast Cancer Awareness Proclamation
Hattiesburg, MS - Downtown Hattiesburg was painted pink this morning honoring those affected by breast cancer…
Mayor Johnny Dupree read the proclamation to the people of Hattiesburg in hopes to spread awareness and encourage self-check examinations for both females and males. Mayor Dupree is an avid supporter after his wife was diagnosed with breast cancer 7 years ago.
The Breast Cancer Organization says about 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer over her lifetime.