NewsCentral is proud to be the presenting media sponsor of an upcoming event to benefit the Alzheimer's Association.
Alzheimer's is now the sixth leading cause of death in the United states. Every 69 seconds, someone develops symptoms of this terrible disease.
NewsCentral is proud to be the presenting media sponsor of an upcoming event to benefit the Alzheimer's Association. The Dancing Stars of Central Georgia will take place May 12th at Macon's City Auditorium. This popular fundraiser will be comprised of 10 celebrity dancers paired with 10 professional dancers, all raising funds by gaining votes. The dancers then come together to compete in a one night gala dance competition.
NewsCentral's Chief Meteorologist Jeff Cox and WDEN's Laura Starling will emcee the event.
The cast of stars was revealed live Thursday night during the NewsCentral broadcast on ABC 16. In case you missed it, here are the teams that will be taking the dance floor:
Community Activist Ashley Copelan & Daniel Boudreault
CEO of Central Georgia Rehab Elbert McQueen & Dianne Kent
Former First Lady of Georgia Mary Perdue & Carl Candiano
Maconite Terrell Sandefur & Colby Marshall
Community Activist Courtney Swift & Richard Frazier
Actor Jackson Walker & Laura Thomason
Macon Attorney Steve Welsh & Pilar Wilder
NewsCentral Anchor Portia Lake & Joe Barone
Details on how to purchase tickets for and to donate to this event will be coming soon! Mark your calendar for May 12th now!