Today kicks off the 17th Annual Relay for Life in Chattooga County. Events will be held at Dowdy Park in downtown Summerville. At 5 PM there will be a a sign in and then the relay will begin with the survivor’s lap with Chattooga County residents that have undergone cancer treatments leading off the event. At 10 PM there will be a luminary service. The Chattooga County Relay for Life raises money for the American Cancer Society. For more information you can contact Sarah Cargle, the Chattooga County Relay for Life event committee chairperson at 706-857-3560 or 706-331-8263.