McGraw honored at benefit
The Appalachian Community Fund is honoring Attorney General Darrell V. McGraw with an Appalachian Hero Award at a benefit from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 31 at the West Virginia Assoication for Justice, 1614 Kanawha Blvd. E.
The event will feature live music with Kate Long and heavy hors d'oeuvres will be provided along with a cash bar.
For 25 years, the Appalachian Community Fund has granted more than $6 million to organizations working toward change in central Appalachia. In a news release, the Fund said it is honoring McGraw for his work with social change and justice.
Huntington's Disease Support Group
A Huntington's Disease Support Group meets on the second Saturday of each month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Saint Francis Hospital. The next meeting is May 12. Meetings are for patients, families, caregivers, at-risk and anyone affected by Huntington's Disease. For more information, contact Debbie Armstrong at 304-549-3266 or deb...@suddenlink.net.
West Side Banquet
The West Side Neighborhood Association is holding a "Let's Celebrate the West Side Banquet' at 6:30 p.m. May 17 at Emanuel Baptist Church, 1401 Washington St. E.