Relay for Life kicks off in Clark County with events on the Barkman House lawn at Henderson State University.

Joe Franz, right, who started Relay for Life in Clark County, speaks to a crowd of Relay for Life participants, teams and committee members Tuesday evening at Henderson State’s Barkman House. Event chair Blake Campbell later announced the 2010 event’s theme as “Rock and Roll All Night,” and the all-night walk is scheduled for April. Committee members were also announced: Rhonda Cole, team development chair; Joe Franz, accounting chair; Velinda Wells, activities chair; Kim Vrba and Laura Nix, survivor chair; Susie Webb, luminaria chair; and Blake Campbell, entertainment chair. Relay for Life teams try to rack up early points on the Barkman House lawn in a three-leg race.