Officials with the Boys and Girls Club of East Mississippi announced details for the annual Celebration of Excellence fundraiser.
The keynote speaker will be Houston Nutt, head football coach at the University of Mississippi.
Nutt was a participant in the Boys and Girls Club in his community as a youngster.
"You also get to hear our Youth of the Year, and I can tell you, if you haven't heard that, it's really heartwarming," said Clay Holladay, president of the Boys and Girls Club board. "It's fantastic. "
This year's Celebration of Excellence is July 17 at 6 p.m. at the Frank Cochran Center. Tickets for individuals and tables are on sale now.