She goes to bat against cancer

Pam Ingram was admittedly nervous as she waited to toss out the first pitch at Tropicana Field, when the Tampa Bay Rays took on the Baltimore Orioles. After all, she knew a big crowd would be watching — including her family and friends, and colleagues from Wesley Chapel High School. And, the English teacher would be the first to tell you that she doesn’t have substantial experience in … [Read more...]

Raising awareness to fight colon cancer

Wesley Chapel resident Michelle Giacomino understands the pain that colon cancer can cause. “Two-and-a-half-years ago my mom was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer just before her 50th birthday,” Giacomino said. “She was the epitome of health otherwise.” After a 15-month battle, Giacomino’s mother, Susan Middleton, lost her fight with colon cancer. Before she died, Middleton joined … [Read more...]