LAUREL: The Loft w/T-Bone Pruitt Benefit, 5pm till

The Loft, located at 535 Central Avenue, will host a benefit fundraiser from 5-9 p.m. Thursday. Mississippi Music is donating an autographed guitar, which will be part of a silent auction along with other items from local businesses.

Local musicians Cary Hudson, Shane Kelley and John Milham, and Chuck Gatzman will be performing during the benefit.