Jeff Brown benefit to be held Saturday

A benefit for Jeff Brown will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at Rides Banquet Center, 723 S. 31st St. The benefit will consist of a smoked pork loin dinner, bake sale, auction, full bar and DJ. Brown was diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma last spring and underwent radiation and chemotherapy. As it progressed, he underwent surgery to remove all lymph nodes from his abdomen and pelvic region. It has now spread to his liver and spine.