Dancers at the Rhythm in Effect dance studio in Huntersville are selling raffle tickets to raise money for the CMC-NorthEast Breast Health Center. To promote breast cancer awareness, students, teachers and parents received pink hair extensions on Sunday, Oct. 3.  Raffle tickets will be on sale for $5 each or three for $10 until Oct. 23, when the studio will draw the winners during a yard sale and bake sale at the studio at 102 Parr Drive.

The girls above who received hair extensions are (front row, left to right) Madison Thomas, 6, of Huntersville; Finley Edwards 7, of Charlotte; Jenna Petty, 8, of Huntersville; Kayci Suskind, 8, of Huntersville; Allison Earnshaw, 6, of Concord; (second row) Rebekah Blackwelder, 7, of Concord; Tia Smith, 8, of Huntersville; Mia Wachter, 7, of Cornelius; Abbey Henry, 9, of Cornelius; McKenna Koch, 8, of Charlotte; (third row) Jenny Stevenson,14, of Davidson; Kyndal Howie, 13, of Davidson; Katrina Orefice, 9, of Kannapolis; MacKenna Anovick, 8, of Huntersville; Hannah Weathers, 10, of Huntersville; Morgan Sutton, 8, of Huntersville; Kate Hankins, 9, of Huntersville; Allison Mayfield, 10, of Huntersville; (back row) Megan DePalmo, 15, of Stanley; Casey Fitzsimonds, 13, of Charlotte; Lindsey Palmquist, 13, of Huntersville; Annie Earnshaw, 11, of Concord; Maya Harris; 11, of Huntersville; Mackenzie Maddox, 11, of Huntersville; Ayanna Taylor, 13, of Huntersville; Anna Beddingfield, 15, of Huntersville; and Kaitlyn Howie, 17, of Davidson.[gallery]