Lyness Laces Up For Cancer Awareness

Posted On February 16, 2018

By Mike Perleberg

State Representative Randy Lyness (R-West Harrison) sporting sneakers at the Indiana Statehouse on Tuesday, February 13. Photo provided.

(Indianapolis, Ind.) – Several state lawmakers are lacing up their sneakers to raise cancer awareness.

State Representative Randy Lyness (R-West Harrison) was among those who participated in the Suits and Sneakers Challenge earlier this week.

The annual event at the Statehouse aims to bring attention to National Cancer Prevention Month.

The Indiana State Department of Health says cancer is the second-leading causing of death in the state behind heart disease.