The Cullman Times
Coach Gene Chizik is bringing Auburn University’s 2012 Tiger Trek to Cullman Thursday. The tour, which is sponsored by the Auburn Alumni Association, will include Aubie, Auburn’s seven-time national champion mascot, as well as representatives from the alumni office and other AU offices. In addition to coach Chizik signing autographs, there will be a silent auction and Tiger Rags will have AU souvenirs and memorabilia available to purchase. The Auburn-Opelika Tourism Bureau will have an information booth, and Lewis Colbert, AU football star punter of the ’80s, will autograph copies of his book.
The Cullman County’s Auburn Club’s annual Scholarship Banquet will host the event at the Civic Center. Proceeds will into the club’s scholarship fund for awards to Cullman County students attending AU. Doors will open at 5 p.m. Tickets are on sale for $30 (adults) and $15 (children 12 and under).
For more information or to purchase tickets, call 256-734-8461. No tickets will be sold at the door.