Floyd County lawmakers pair sneakers with suits to raise cancer awareness

Floyd County lawmakers pair sneakers with suits to raise cancer awareness

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Monday, February 3, 2020

State Reps. Ed Clere (R-New Albany) and Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) pair sneakers with their suits to help kick off February as National Cancer Prevention Month on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, at the Statehouse. The Indiana House of Representatives participated in the Suits and Sneakers Challenge, an annual event hosted by the American Cancer Society and National Association of Basketball Coaches, to help raise awareness. According to the American Cancer Society, cancer risks can be lowered by avoiding tobacco and alcohol, and getting regular cancer screening tests.

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State Rep. Ed Clere (R-New Albany) represents House District 72,
which includes most of Floyd County, including New Albany,
Georgetown and Floyds Knobs.

State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) represents
House District 70, which includes portions of
Clark, Floyd and Harrison counties.