Ticket sale set Saturday for 'legend'
NILES -- The Ohio Browns Boosters will host "An evening with the legend, Jim Brown" on Aug. 28 at McMenamy's Banquet Center.
A limited number of tickets will go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. at McMenamy's. Tickets will be $25 for Browns Boosters members and $30 for non-members. A table of 10 will be sold for $270.
Other ticket outlets are Knight Line Embroidery, Girard; Creekside Golf Dome, Girard; and Buene Vista Cafe, Warren. Tickets may also be charged by calling the Boosters hot line (330-545-5277).
The Jim Brown evening will begin with an invitation-only VIP party at 6 p.m., followed by cocktails at 6:30 and dinner at 7.
Several of Brown's former teammates are expected to attend, including Dick Schafrath and Jim Houston.
For more information call Browns Boosters president Jeff Joseph at 866-BROWNS1 (330-276-9671).