Benefit & Cooking Auction for Samantha Skidmore Feb. 4.

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The Calhoun Community Center in Laurel will host a Benefit and Cooking auction for Samantha Skidmore on Feb. 4 beginning at 10 am.

Skidmore, 22, was diagnosed with Nodular Sclerosis Hodgkin's Lymphoma II B, a cancer of the blood, on Jan. 7. Skidmore does not have health insurance and the benefit will help with medical expenses and travel for the family.

The benefit will be selling whole smoked Boston butts and pulled pork plates with a day filled with family fun events.

There will be an auction at 7 p.m. and people are encouraged to bring items new or old for donation.

For more information call 601-480-2970

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