Relay for Life canceled

Published 12:36 pm Friday, May 6, 2022

Tonight’s Western Tidewater Relay for Life has been canceled on count of forecasted heavy rain and thunderstorms.

According to the National Weather Service, the hazardous weather is expected between 3 and 11 p.m., and could produce large hail, damaging winds. The Relay event was to begin at 6 p.m. at Smithfield’s Joseph W. Luter Jr. Sports Complex.

The 9 p.m. Luminaria Ceremony will be rescheduled for a to-be-determined date.