Lisa Edwards named Hometown Hero from WCHL

WCHL named Lisa Edwards a Hometown Hero for November 6, 2013. Each weekday the station selects a Hometown Hero who goes “over and above the call of duty,” exemplifying excellent service and dedication to others in the community.

Lisa Edwards, a public information officer at the Chapel Hill Fire Department was honored for her work promoting the Pink Heals Tour. Pink Heals Icon indicating that a link will open an external site. is an international volunteer group whose mission is "to help people battling cancer with a focus on women and what they mean to us in our daily lives."

The Chapel Hill Fire Department has supported UNC Lineberger for three years with fundraising events like the Pink Heals Tour.

Listen to Lisa's Hometown Hero interview Icon indicating that a link will open an external site. to find out more about Pink Heals and how they support UNC Lineberger.

Click here to read about the recent Pink Heals Tour visit to UNC Lineberger.