Country recording artist Keni Thomas, a former U.S. Army Ranger, will cap a day of honoring U.S. troops Saturday at Jay Auto Mall on Whittlesey Road in Columbus.
The event, billed as the “Ranger Roundup,” is also a fund-raiser for the 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment Memorial at Fort Benning.
Activities begin at 7 a.m. with the Lake Oliver Big Bass Rodeo.
The competition runs through 2 p.m. with the winner receiving an $1,800 prize for landing the largest fish.
A Mogadishu 5-kilometer run starts at 9 a.m., while a hamburger grilling contest is at 11 a.m.
Thomas is scheduled to perform at 5 p.m.
Those wishing to attend the event should register before Saturday at www.jayautomall.com.
For more information, call 1-866-997-7411.