Talent contest to find opening acts for Gary Allan

Three winners of an upcoming talent show will perform at Gary Allan's Feb. 14 concert at the Columbus Civic Center.

Preliminary rounds of the contest, open to all ages, are Jan. 31 at Columbus State University's Woodruff Gym. It's $10 to enter and proceeds benefit Columbus Hospice.

Winners in female, male and youth divisions will open for Gary Allan. There's also a total of $1,000 in prize money.

To register, call 706-243-7506. Deadline is Jan. 30.