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Dallas Maverick & Cancer Survivor Ray Johnston (THEN) Joe Coleman of The Platters

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Rays story is being featured on HDNET and @Cpublicity Presents a:JOURNEY OF THE RAY JOHNSTON BAND WITH "ROAD DIARIES"

Ten part series to focus on the band's leader, Ray Johnston,his battle with cancer,and his new challenge - the band. Ray received the Hero Award given by Mark Cuban of HDNET. Check it out here:
http://www.hd.net/rayjohnston.html

Ray Johnston was a 24 yr-old loan officer with Mavericks season tickets. He was discovered by a scout at the 2004 Hoop-it-Up.Ray's tryout won him a spot on the Mavericks' summer league team.All of that changed when a bump on the shin led to surgery-and a coma. All because of the Leukemia no one knew he had-a rare form known as Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia. During this battle,Ray would be shocked back to life,twice;lungs collapsed,five days apart,with irregular heartbeat in between;kidneys failed twice & blood clots in his brain led to seizures.After successfully beating Leukemia,not once but four times (now in remission) he is pursuing a new dream.Traveling across Texas with "The Ray Johnston Band". Some will be fundraisers for "The Ryan Gibson Foundation" ( http://www.trgf.org ) A Dallas non-profit org for Leukemia Research throughout the U.S.
__________________________________________ Photobucket Former lead vocalist Joe Coleman will join us to talk about "Earth's Natural Force". Earth’s Natural Force is ensuring our youth are given every opportunity to thrive in their neighborhoods and communities.
Young people need to understand,they can be a force for good and they have the power to save the planet.They are “Earth’s Natural Force!” http://www.earthsnaturalforce.com

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