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Sinton High School student raises awareness for Breast Cancer [Video]

Gracie Santellana is partnering with the Pink Diva Project, and organization founded by her uncle Josh Salinas over a decade ago to help raise awareness.

SINTON, Texas — October brings awareness to many different causes including breast cancer. One Sinton High School student and pageant queen is doing her par to support local breast cancer survivors. 

The recently crowned 'Miss United States of America's Teen Texas' Gracie Santellana is using her reign to spread awareness for a cause close to her heart.

"My platform is dedicated to breast cancer awareness," Santellana said. 

"It makes me feel so happy to be able to know that I am doing something honoring my grandmothers," Santellana said. "Because I know that if they were still here they would want me to continue to be advocating for them no matter what." 

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Fairfield's police chief announces retirement, citing breast cancer diagnosis [Video]

Fairfield's police chief announced Tuesday that she plans to retire by the end of the year, citing her being diagnosed with cancer. Deanna Cantrell became Fairfield's first-ever female chief less than two years ago, and she has been in law enforcement for more than 28 years. "This recent diagnosis has really accelerated my plans for the future," Cantrell said. "I have absolutely loved being your police chief in Fairfield and serving you."