At Monday’s commission meeting Mayor Henckel proclaimed October to be Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Marian Shiever, director of the Cushing Regional Hospital Foundation, also announced that funds are available to those who cannot afford a mammogram.

The annual Breast Cancer Awareness luncheon will be held Oct. 21 at the First United Methodist Church located at 930 S. Little.

Silent auction baskets will be on display at Cushing banks beginning Sept. 30.