Here's a rundown of local health-related classes and other offerings this week in Huntington.
HUNTINGTON -- Harry Shivel, 4, was born with hyperlexia, which gave him the ability to read words far above what would be expected of a child his age. But although he can read the words, he experiences difficulty with understanding what the words mean, according to a news release from Marshall University.
FAIR: Cabell County Fair continues through Saturday, July 26, at WV Pumpkin Park, Milton. Activities include demolition derby, sheep and lamb shows, carnival, gospel night (Thursday), livestock sale (Friday), fireworks and more. Hours are 3 to 11 p.m. today through Friday; and 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday.
RUSSELL, Ky. — Cledus T. Judd’s house has come a long way from the first day he set eyes on it.
In the 1980 movie, "The Shining," Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) breaks through a door with an axe ("Heeere's Johnny!") and tries to murder his wife and son. Was that just another low-blood-sugar day for the enraged Jack? Maybe.
HUNTINGTON -- Plants that produce food for people will be in the spotlight at 7 p.m. July 22, during the Fourth Tuesday Tour at the Huntington Museum of Art. Admission for this Macy's Free Tuesday event is free.
Huntington Urban Renewal Authority, regular weeting, 1:30 p.m., Huntington City Hall, 800 5th Avenue. For information, call 304-696-5530.
HUNTINGTON -- Goodwill Industries of KYOWVA Area Inc., will offer American Red Cross training in CPR and First Aid (adult, child, and/or infant). The entire training will available in one session, and no additional supplies are needed.
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the 35th in a series of articles recalling vanished Huntington landmarks.