University of Alabama

Local Alabama Alumni Chapter to hold meeting

The Russell/Muscogee County Alabama Alumni Chapter will host its preseason Kickoff Dinner Aug. 26 at Green Island Hills Country Club.

The event will begin with a social hour at 6:30 p.m., with dinner to follow.

The guest speakers will be former Alabama football player Tyrone Prothro and Tuscaloosa News sports editor Cecil Hurt.

Tickets are $35 for adults and $20 for children and can be purchased online at or by sending payment to RMAA, 2101 Second Ave., Columbus, Ga. 31901.

Proceeds will benefit a local scholarship endowment.

For more information, contact Blair Brown at (706) 478-5162.