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Free cancer screens available Saturday in LaPlace

The Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center is hosting free cancer screenings in LaPlace today (Dec. 8).

The screenings are open from 9 to 11 a.m. and noon to 2 p.m. at Winn-Dixie, 1830 W. Airline Highway in LaPlace.

Officials ask those interested in a breast cancer screening to call 225-215-1234.