The Courier news briefs, July 18-Aug. 19 - 07-16

The Relay For Life of Rock River will hold its last informational meetings Thursday, July 18 and Saturday, July 20 before the event is held Aug. 2. The Thursday meeting is set for 6:30 p.m. at the Watertown Senior Center and 8 a.m. Saturday at Tribeca in Watertown. All teams are encouraged to attend. If interested in being a part of the relay, sign up on line at The opening ceremonies for the event to be held Aug. 2 at the Watertown High School track will be at 5 p.m. Organizers are looking for survivors to partake in the survivor ceremony at 7 p.m. The relay is a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.