High School Sports

Eli Gold to speak at Alabama alumni function

Eli Gold, the longtime voice of the Alabama Crimson Tide football team, will be the special guest at the Russell/Muscogee County Chapter of the University of Alabama National Alumni Association dinner, 6:30 p.m. April 28 at the Green Island Country Club, 6501 Standing Boy Road, Columbus.

The date was originally announced at May 14, but was changed due to a schedule conflict. The cost for the event is $40 per adult, $30 for children 12-years-old and under in advance; $50 per adult, $40 for children on the night of the event.

Proceeds will go towards a scholarship endowment. Door prizes and a raffle will be held and former Alabama football players will be in attendance.