The Union Recorder

Local News

May 1, 2013

Boys & Girls Club swings into Golf Classic Fundraiser

MILLEDGEVILLE — The annual Boys & Girls Club of Baldwin and Jones Counties Golf Classic is set for Saturday, May 18. Proceeds from the annual fundraiser go to support the organization’s efforts to mold the minds of local youth.

Start time is 9 a.m. for the two-man, 18-hole scramble. The benefit will take place at the Little Fishing Creek Golf Course located on Highway 22 West.

The golf classic is one of several fundraising events by the Boys and Girls Club that typically brings in a large amount in donations and funds for the organization.

This year’s golf event is sponsored by Pickle Barrel Cafe.

The entry fee is $30 per person or $60 per team.

The entry fee includes green fees, cart, awards, prizes and snacks during the tournament.

Prizes include a $200 gift certificate to Pickle Barrel as first place prize, $100 as second place prize, and a $50 gift certificate for third place.

There will also be additional contests to participate in at the golf classic.

A $10 donation each is required to enter both contests.

Participation in the Boys & Girls Golf Classic helps the organization continue its programs for area children. The organization reaches around 250 young people in Baldwin County and around 100 in Jones County. Open weekdays afterschool and from noon to 6 p.m. during the summer, the Boys & Girls Clubs provide tutoring and recreational activities for local youth.

Entry forms for the golf classic can be picked up at the Boys & Girls Club main office, located at 1140 W. Charlton St. in Milledgeville, the Pickle Barrel restaurant on North Columbia Street in Milledgeville, or at the Little Fishing Creek Golf Course.

All forms must be returned to the Little Fishing Creek Golf Course by May 16 in order to qualify for one of the 44 spots. To sponsor a hole call Paul Bernard at 478-456-5602. To enter the golf classic call Kyle Wall at 478-445-0796.

 

1
Text Only
Local News
  • 04-24 EAgle Ridge File 2.JPG Eagle Ridge Elementary celebrates 10 years

    Eagle Ridge Elementary School is approaching a special historical milestone. April 26, the school will celebrate its 10th anniversary.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • 04-25 Chaplinwood fishing 3.jpg Chaplinwood fishes in the sunshine

    Chaplinwood Health & Rehabilitation residents enjoyed the beautiful weather while fishing and having a picnic lunch at Walter B. William's pond Thursday.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • web break-1.jpg Need a Nerd expanding on North Wayne

    Need a Nerd, the Milledgeville based computer and cellphone repair company, is all set to expand its business to a One Stop Tech Shop that will include cell phone and computer repairs, web design, web development, computer training and additional retail offerings.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • web break-1.jpg Animal recovering from neglect

    Malcolm Hughes, 55, charged with two counts of misdemeanor cruelty to animals Tuesday is currently being held at the Baldwin County jail, according to Lt. Lee Williamson of the Baldwin County Sheriff's Office.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo 1 Story

  • web break-1.jpg Georgia College releases State of the State Poll

    The Georgia College Department of Government and Sociology has released the first edition of Georgia’s State of the State Poll.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • web break-1.jpg City, county joint meeting today on 911

    Milledgeville City Council and Baldwin County Commission will hold a joint meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at Allen’s Market, 101 W. McIntosh St.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • web break-1.jpg Gov. approves GMC four-year degree program

    Gov. Nathan Deal signed legislation Tuesday authorizing Georgia Military College, a junior college, to offer a four-year degree program at select campuses across the state.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo 2 Stories

  • Morning update NEW.jpg Morning Update, Thursday, April 24

    Good morning. Here’s a look at what’s happening today.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Bishop Building.JPG New Bishop building owner details plans

    The newly purchased property at 101 S. Wayne St. will transform into The Martin Building by the end of the summer.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • web break-1.jpg Oconee Artists Exhibition reception this week

    An opening reception for the 31st annual Oconee Artists Exhibition will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Marlor Arts Center.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

Poll
AP Video
Facebook
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks
NDN Video