DANNY B. HICKS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP GOLF TOURNAMENT will be Thursday, Aug. 20 at Heritage Golf Course in Oneonta. The four-man scramble tournament will feature 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. flights. The entry fee of $340 per team includes lunch and eight mulligans. Cash prizes will be awarded – $600 for first place, $400 for second place, and $300 for third place. For more information, call 274-2390.



BLOUNT COUNTY AUBURN CLUB ANNUAL DINNER will be Tuesday, Aug. 18, at 6:30 p.m. in the Lester Memorial United Methodist Church fellowship hall. Mike Kolen, a two-time All SEC linebacker for the Tigers who went on to win a pair of Super Bowls for the Miami Dolphins under head coach Don Shula, will be the guest speaker. Tickets are $25 for adults and $5 for children 12-and-under. For more information contact Matthew Watson at 625-5303 or



SOFTBALL LEAGUES are now forming in Altoona. Men’s league will play on Mondays and Thursdays and co-ed teams will play on Tuesdays. Games will start in September. For more information, contact Matt Helms at 374-2841.