A fundraising concert will raise money Saturday to benefit a local high school student who is battling brain cancer.
The Eric Norville Cancer Benefit Concert is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Rick Davenport Auto Sales at 1291 N. Wesleyan Blvd.
Norville, 17, is a SouthWest Edgecombe High School student who underwent brain surgery on May 24 to remove a cancerous tumor and currently is undergoing chemotherapy treatments.
The concert will feature performances by Brandie Love, Dizzy Parker and Gerald Bunn and Jeff Braxton and will include a 50/50 raffle for $5 per ticket. Barbecued chicken plates also will be sold for $7 a piece.