(Tim Jaynes, Staff)
Missy Marshall, executive director of the Sikeston Area Chamber of Commerce, shows SEMO Title Company employees Rosemary Latham, Donna Marshall and Sarah Ruby the "Tough Enough to Wear Pink" T-shirts. The Sikeston Jaycees are encouraging area businesses to purchase the shirts for employees to wear on Aug. 10 as part of the Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo's effort to help raise awareness and support for the fight against breast cancer. Proceeds from the sale of the shirts will be part of a donation presented Aug. 10 to the American Cancer Society at the Rodeo. Local businesses can place their orders for the T-shirts by contacting the Sikeston Area Chamber of Commerce at 471-2498. Orders must be placed by July 21.