Former MLB Star Darryl Strawberry to be Keynote Speaker at 75th Annual Booster Banquet Nov 11

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HANNIBAL, MO – Retired MLB outfielder Darryl Strawberry has been named to be the keynote speaker at the Hannibal-LaGrange University 75th annual Booster Banquet. The event will be held on Friday, November 11, 2016 and will take place at Hannibal-LaGrange University, 2800 Palmyra Rd, Hannibal, MO 63401. Source: Hannibal Courier-Post ... Read More

Olympic Champion Shannon Miller to be Keynote Speaker at Women’s Industry Network Conference, May 2 to 4

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TAMPA, FL – Olympic gold medalist Shannon Miller is to be the keynote speaker at the 10th Anniversary Conference of the Women’s Industry Network on Monday through Wednesday, May 2-4, 2016. The event will take place at the Tampa Downtown Hilton, 211 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602. Source: CollisionRepairmag.com ... Read More

Former Bills QB Jim Kelly Named Guest Speaker at ‘Night of Hope’ Presented by the Fellowship of Christian Athletes

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FORT WAYNE, IN –- Former Buffalo Bills quarterback, Hall of Famer and cancer survivor, Jim Kelly and his wife, Jill were the guest speakers on Monday April 27 and Tuesday April 28, 2015 at the Embassy Theatre in Fort Wayne for “A Night of Hope” presented by the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Source: Wane.com.

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Dale Murphy Named Keynote Speaker at Old Timers Banquet

NASHVILLE, TN. — Atlanta Braves legend, Dale Murphy, is scheduled to be the keynote speaker at the 77th annual Old Timers Banquet on Thursday Jan. 22, 2015 at the Nashville Airport Marriott located at 600 Marriott Drive. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the banquet will begin at 6:30 p.m. Source: The Tennessean.

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Cancer Survivor Dave Dravecky Delivers Inspirational Speech at St. Joseph Christian School Fundraiser

ST. JOSEPH, MO. — Dave Dravecky’s message was one of hope, faith, endurance and perseverance as the former San Francisco Giant’s pitcher and cancer survivor gave an inspirational speech at the  St. Joseph Christian School fundraiser held on Thursday, October 10, in St. Joseph, Missouri.

Photo shows guest speaker, Dave Dravecky, delivering an inspirational speech at a fundraiser held on Onctober 10, 2013 at at St. Joseph Christian School in St. Joseph, Missouri.

Photo shows guest speaker, Dave Dravecky, delivering an inspirational speech at a fundraiser held on October 10, 2013 at at St. Joseph Christian School in St. Joseph, Missouri.

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Shannon Miller to Speak at Fundraising Event in Abilene

ABILENE, TX. — Seven time Olympic gold medalist and cancer survivor, Shannon Miller, will join a gymnastics clinic with Gymnastics Sports Center on Sept. 25 to encourage the children to set goals and to take pictures with the participants. The clinic will cost $25 per child and limited spots are available. According to a the organization’s press release, Miller has also agreed to participate in the Alliance for Women and Children’s 11th Annual Fall Luncheon on Sept. 26 at the Abilene Civic Center, located at 1100 N 6th St, in Abilene, TX.

Photo shows 7-time Olympic gold medalist and cancer survivor, Shannon Miller, speaking to a British Interviewer on the Red Carpet at the London 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Former Basketball Coach Digger Phelps Says He’s Cancer Free

Digger Phelps, former basketball coach of Notre Dame, was told by his physician on Monday, July 1, that after six weeks of intensive treatment for bladder cancer, he is now cancer free. Phelps,  a prostate cancer survivor, was dianosed with bladder cancer in April 2013. Less than three months later, his doctor gave him the good news. ... Read More

Cancer Survivor Shannon Miller Named Keynote Speaker for Dyersburg Regional Medical Center’s Healthy Woman Program

DYERSBURG, TN. — Olympic gold medalist and cancer survivor, Shannon Miller, was named the keynote speaker for the upcoming Sixth Anniversary Celebration of Dyersburg Regional Medical Center’s Healthy Woman program. The event will take place at First Christian Church on Saturday, Oct. 19, located at 400 E Tickle St, Dyersburg, TN. Tickets are $20 and include a vendor expo, fashion show, great food, door prizes and Miller’s presentation. To purchase tickets, please check www.dyersburgregionalmc.com for more information.

Photo shows seven-time gold medalist, Olympic gymnast and cancer survivor, Shannon Miller, in a Home & Family video interview speaking about winning her battle with ovarian cancer.

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Denver Nuggets Coach George Karl Gives Emotional Speech After Winning NBA Coach of the Year Award (VIDEO)

Denver Nuggets coach, George Karl, who was named NBA Coach of the Year on May 8, 2013, held an emotional news conference at the Pepsi Center to thank everyone from his middle school coach who got him into the game to his good friend, the late Rick Majerus. It was the first time Karl had won the award in 25 years of coaching. ... Read More