Niles hosts first Relay for Life in Trumbull County

NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – Volunteers from all across the Valley were in Niles this weekend for the annual Relay for Life at the Niles Wellness Center.

The 24-hour event kicked off at 6 p.m. Friday and is set to wrap up around 6 p.m. Saturday.

Nearly 18 teams took to the track to help raise money for cancer research.

Live entertainment and food from area restaurants helped keep the teams going.

This is the 15th year for the event in Niles and is the first to take place in Trumbull County.

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